Larry Sullivan is the Chairman and Co-Founder of Construction Industry Solutions (COINS), a global software company with offices in the UK, USA, Australia, Dubai and Russia and with clients in over 21 countries. He has also founded 6 other successful software companies, four of which are UK based, one in Poland, and one in Russia. Larry is also an angel investor in tech and biotech start-ups that focus on AI and social impact. Investments include Comply Advantage (AI solutions to stop money laundering and terrorist financing), OnsiteIQ (Computer Vision/AI for safety), ContentCal (Social Media planning and publishing) , ClearlySo (social impact investment firm), JustGiving (online fundraising and donations) and Cyclr (middleware/embedded integration toolkit for SaaS applications). His interests extend to education and other areas of social enterprise. Larry co-founded and funded Stepping Stones School in Surrey in 2004 and continues to sit on its Governance Board. The school, which focuses on children with mild to moderate learning challenges, was originally based in a former United Reformed Church and has expanded to an Upper School at Undershaw, former residence of Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. He has also started and funded a number of social enterprises to further support the Stepping Stones School and individuals with disabilities, including the Cookie Bar and Cookie Bar Bus, assisted living flats for students, a recording studio, and a ski hotel in Austria.