our Judge

David Buttress, Entrepreneur, Angel Investor and Partner at 83North Venture Capital

David ButressDavid is a Partner at 83North – a global venture capital firm with offices in Israel and London.  David was, until 31 March 2017, Chief Executive Officer of JUST EAT, and was appointed as a Non-executive Director in August 2017. David joined Just Eat in March 2006 to start its UK business after having a successful career with Coca-Cola.


David holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Law and Business from Middlesex University Business School and an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Entrepreneurship. 


In 2014, David was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the Investor Allstars Awards, and was listed as one of the London Evening Standard’s top 1,000 influential people. In 2015, 2016 and 2017 he was named as one of Britain’s most influential people in the Debrett’s 500.