MORE ABOUT EMMA SINCLAIR
From A McDonald’s Employee at 16 to Being Awarded an MBE by the Queen
In 2016, Emma was awarded an MBE by the Queen for Services to Entrepreneurship.
Emma Sinclair is a ‘force of nature’ in the world of business and entrepreneurship, effortlessly combining a formidable professional career with sharp intellect and, her intuitive and charismatic personality. One to watch, she was recently described by Tatler magazine as a tech head who will “be running the universe one day.”
Amongst a long list of distinctions she remains the youngest person to have floated a company on the London Stock Exchange, having done so at only 29. Most recently her ability to inspire change has led her to become UNICEF’s first Business Mentor in 2014. In her words, ‘entrepreneurship can change the world’ and it’s that personal and professional mission that drives her forward with her irresistible passion and drive.
Emma’s formative years were spent in Mergers and Acquisitions before moving into real estate and specifically, the parking industry. She founded Target Parking, a car park and facility management business in 2009, which she successfully exited in May 2014.
Emma Sinclair now leads the global software company she co-founded, EnterpriseJungle. An SAP Partner company and voted most the most innovative enterprise new software company in 2014, it helps employees find experts, knowledge and opportunities. It’s a proposition where its proprietary technology not only has the intelligence to understand the question but can also present it to the person most likely to answer it.
From banker to parking geek, and now tech queen – she is first to point out that no bio of hers would be complete without mentioning the five stars she gained at her first job at 16 at McDonalds.