Our Industry Startup Founders and CEOs

We bring together a range of guest experts from throughout the innovation and venturing ecosystem. From corporate venturing leaders to academics, and from startup up founders to wider venturing figureheads, the Institute prides itself of bringing together a varied range of expert commentary. The list below comprises our Startup Founders and CEOs - whose perspectives from the other side of the investment table are invaluable to the learnings and development of our participants. 

Expert Panelists

Eric Allen, Lisnr

Kurt Busch, Syntiant

Geoffrey Clapp, Health Hero, Better

Chris Combs, LinkSquares

Iain Cooper, SeekOps

Vineet Erasala, Genetesis

Jorge Fernandes, i-Blades

Gilad Gershon, Tropic Bioscience

Karim Hijazi, Prevailion

Colin Hill, GNS Health

Jeff Kostos, Spear Power Systems

Nish Kotecha, Finboot

Michael Levin, Vericred

Zheng Li, Li Industries


Carolyn Magill, Aetion

Koichi Nakamura, Idein

Greg Pierson, iovation

Sce Pike, Iotas

Sterling Pratz, Car IQ

Renee Ryan, Cala Health

Aniruddha Sharma, Carbon Clean Solutions

Chris Sheldrick, What3Words

Peeyush Shrivastava, Genetesis

Kevin Singerman, Auto-Fi

Arcady Sosinov, FreeWire Technologies

Richard Stanfield, Tibit

Nathaniel Storch, Amenity Analytics

Micheal Tso, Cloudian

Charlie Wuischpard, Ayar Labs Inc

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