Emily Wood


Chief of Staff

Emily Wood


Chief of Staff

At Talis, Emily oversees the firm’s operations and wears a number of different hats as a result! She works with the Partners on company strategy, leads various special projects and covers recruitment, portfolio company support, CSR and much more. If you’re looking for an answer for something but aren’t sure who to ask – Emily is the go-to.   

Before joining Talis in 2019, Emily worked for OVO Energy, supporting the CEO in the day-to-day running of the business. Emily’s core focus was supporting the growth of new technologies including Kaluza, OVO’s intelligent software platform. Before that, Emily was a self-employed business consultant advising a number of start-ups during their initial growth phase including crime reporting system, Facewatch. 

Outside of Talis, Emily loves to keep active, when she’s not exploring London’s diverse restaurant scene, you’ll find her running, cycling or at the local pool practicing her high diving. 

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