Join for business development, routes to market, revenue, and growth strategies. From work with tech hubs around the world, and advising ventures with a combined valuation of £1.7bn.
Explore new tech hubs, ecosystems, and innovations. And support ventures to find new international routes to market, corporate partners, and investment opportunities.
Structure, develop or advise your tech hub, startup accelerator programme, or ecosystem. And support your cohorts of entrepreneurs internationally across multiple regions.
Discover and learn about innovative new financial tech ventures and products for banking customers. And learn the strategies startups are using to enter the $380bn global fintech market.
Structured and delivering an international startup accelerator for early-stage creative industry startups in tech, film, fashion, gaming, VR and more. With an alignment in environment, social and governance (ESG). Supporting more than 40 startups each year across 15+ global cities to access UK startup visa endorsements, a £3m venture fund, and grow into the market.
Structured and delivering an international startup hub with Airbnb. In London. Growing to 700 entrepreneurs from 160 global cites, learning about developing startups in the UK and Europe.
Advising scale-up hub, Wayra, connecting to Telefónica’s 350m customers. Advising 20 seed-stage to series A tech startups on strategy, growth and raising investments of up to £10m.
Advising the National Cyber Security Centre accelerator hub and 10 startups yearly on growing innovative tech products into the fast-growing $160bn global cybersecurity market.
Advising the University of Edinburgh AI tech accelerator. And up to 30 AI startups each year on product, growth, and investor-readiness to raise up to £1.5m.
Advised on startup acceleration for WeWork’s London team. Advising on 4 strategies to accelerate and grow resident startups at the company’s largest co-working location in Europe.
Co-structured the music Innovation Hub for the BPI. Exploring new innovations and revenue models in the music industry. Connecting 43 tech startups with 22 music labels over 2 years.
Structured a programme for the entrepreneurship team of Saudi Arabia’s largest company. Advising on growth strategies, and attracting new companies for their tech hub, Wa’ed.
Structured an international learning programme for the bank’s team investing in African tech startups. Advising on 8 growth strategies fintech companies use in the UK’s £11bn fintech market.
Advised the Austrian Embassy startup programme. And 15 Austrian, Swiss and German tech companies on growing into the UK market, and raising investment of £500K to £2m.
Structured and delivered a startup learning programme for Austria’s largest energy company (EUR 1.4bn revenue) on growth models for their startup programme investing in smart-energy tech.
Advised Airbnb’s New York team and community on insights and strategies for developing and growing experience-based ventures for the future $12bn experience market in the US.
Structured and delivered a fintech programme for Russia’s largest bank. Partnering with London Business School. Connecting 12 UK fintech startups with the bank over 18 months.
Structured and delivered an international scale-up learning programme for the Japanese bank. Engaging growth-stage UK fintech startups that could also solve banking problems in Japan.
Structured and delivered an international fintech programme for the Korean bank. Exploring new innovations in consumer banking. Connecting 12 UK startups with the bank over 18 months.
Structured an international innovation learning programme for Seoul Metropolitan Government. Exploring UK technology ideas that could improve life for Seoul’s 9.7m citizens.
Structured and delivered an international fintech learning programme for the banking group. Exploring UK Fintech scale-ups that could support their 240 branch branches in Japan.
Structured and delivered an entrepreneur learning programme for the South Asia technology university. For international students to learn about working for startups in Europe, over 12 months.
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Advised University of Queensland’s Ventures in Austrialia. A programme that’s attracted $90m in investment. On how to use tech hubs to scale startups in the UK and European markets.
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