Alex Depledge
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Tech Talent: Hassle co-founder on UK's tech problems

Alex Depledge co-founded the online platform Hassle in 2012, a site for booking domestic cleaners, before selling it three years later for £24m.

These days she's an entrepreneur in residence at Index Ventures, and chairs The Coalition for a Digital Economy (Coadec).

She spoke to BBC News about what is holding the UK back when it comes to building technology companies on a grand scale.

This video is part of the Tech Talent series on BBC Business this week.

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  • 22 Sep 2016
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