BUILDING ENTREPRENEURS FROM 160 CITIES.
Airbnb are the world’s largest community-driven hospitality company. Now valued at £16bn. Our Airbnb startup programme invites entrepreneurs from around the world to London, to learn experiences building startups. Joined by more than 700 entrepreneurs from 160 international cities so far.
SCALING TECH STARTUPS.
Telefónica is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies. With £300m customers. Their scale-up programme, Wayra, invests in and grows companies. Now resident at Wayra, and includes advising a community of more than 30 technology startups in AI, mobility and cyber security.
CONNECTING TO THE UK ECOSYSTEM.
The Austrian Embassy’s Startup Catapult London programme, helps European startups connect into the UK ecosystem. We’re working together, advising Austrian, German and Swiss startups how to raise funding, enter the UK market, and navigate Europe’s largest startup ecosystem.
INTERNATIONAL STARTUP PROGRAMMES.
RETHINKING MUSIC AND TECH IN BRITAIN.
The BPI runs The BRIT Awards and supports British music globally. We co-developed their new Innovation Hub, connecting 43 tech startups with 22 labels, over 3 years.
EXPLORING THE FUTURE OF BANKING IN KOREA.
The Bank of Korea were exploring innovation in banking. We developed a new programme connecting British fintech startups with the bank, over 12 months.
REDESIGNING EDUCATION IN ENGLAND.
The Department for Education wanted childcare to be easier and cheaper in England. We developed a programme to establish new startup models in the market over 3 years.
RETHINKING ONLINE BANKING IN RUSSIA.
Russia’s largest bank is exploring banking’s future. With LBS, we developed a fintech programme connecting early stage fintech startups with the bank, over 18 months.
INTERNATIONAL LEARNING AND ADVISORY.
EXPLORING UK GOV-TECH FOR SEOUL.
Seoul Metropolitan Government aims to improve life for its citizens. They wanted advisory to help their team learn how technology is used to improve life in Britain.
DEVELOPING ENERGY STARTUPS IN AUSTRIA
Austria’s largest energy company is revolutionising their sector. They wanted help to redesign their innovation programme for investing in smart-energy startups.
SPOTTING FINTECH UNICORNS IN AFRICA.
The bank’s Africa team wanted to learn about the UK Fintech market. Specifically, to learn the strategies UK Fintech’s use to enter the market.
INCUBATING COMPANIES IN SAUDI ARABIA.
They’re Saudi Arabia’s largest company, with $355bn revenue. They wanted advisory to help their team rethink the model and approach of their startup incubator, WA’ED.
FOR INTERNATIONAL AUDIENCES.
KEYNOTE TALK IN NEW YORK.
Keynote talk at Airbnb’s NYC Summit in New York, on developing new experienced based startup ventures.
KEYNOTE TALK IN BULGARIA.
Keynote talk at the European Commission in Bulgaria, on lessons of startup innovation in Britain.
KEYNOTE TALK IN LONDON.
Keynote talk at Royal Bank of Scotland, London HQ, on funding and accelerating innovative tech startups.
PANEL TALK IN LONDON.
Panel talk at Google for Startups in London, on diversity in the ecosystem, and developing tech startups.