Participants

 

Arun Aggarwal
Pontaq

Arun Aggarwal

Venture Partner
Pontaq (United Kingdom)
Pratima Aiyagari
Cisco Systems

Pratima Aiyagari

Corporate Development (M&A and Investments)
Cisco Systems (United Kingdom)
Ekaterina Almasque
Open Ocean Capital

Ekaterina Almasque

Venture Partner
Open Ocean Capital (Finland)
James Ashforth-Pook
S4 Partners Limited

James Ashforth-Pook

Founder/ Managing Partner
S4 Partners Limited (United Kingdom)
Shawn Atkinson
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Shawn Atkinson

Partner
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (United Kingdom)
Nicolas Autret
Samsung Catalyst Fund

Nicolas Autret

Principal
Samsung Catalyst Fund (United States)
Aynur Aydeldinov
Investment and Venture Fund of the Republic of Tatarstan

Aynur Aydeldinov

CEO
Investment and Venture Fund of the Republic of Tatarstan (Russian Federation)
Tanja Baltus
Tech Tour

Tanja Baltus

COO
Tech Tour (Belgium)
James Bamford
EIT Digital

James Bamford

Business Developer
EIT Digital (United Kingdom)
Teresa Barber Aparici
Tech Tour

Teresa Barber Aparici

Business Development
Tech Tour (Bulgaria)
Adam Bastin
ARM Holdings

Adam Bastin

Vice President, Corporate Development
ARM Holdings (United Kingdom)
Marcos Battisti
Skylake Capital

Marcos Battisti

Investor, Venture Capitalist
Skylake Capital (United Kingdom)
Max Bautin
IQ Capital Partners

Max Bautin

Managing Partner
IQ Capital Partners (United Kingdom)
Lee Baz-Sanchez
McKinsey & Company

Lee Baz-Sanchez

Associate Partner
McKinsey & Company (United Kingdom)
Shantanu Bhagwat
Department for International Trade

Shantanu Bhagwat

Sr Advisor, VC Funds & Fintech
Department for International Trade (United Kingdom)
Ronald Black
Imagination Technologies Group

Ronald Black

President and CEO
Imagination Technologies Group (United Kingdom)
Alvise Bonivento
Indaco Venture Partners

Alvise Bonivento

Partner
Indaco Venture Partners (Italy)
Ella Botham
Silicon Valley Bank

Ella Botham

Vice President
Silicon Valley Bank (United Kingdom)
Pierre Brais
Braven Capital

Pierre Brais

Partner
Braven Capital (United Kingdom)
James Bruegger
Seraphim Capital

James Bruegger

Managing Partner
Seraphim Capital (United Kingdom)
James Burnham
Tech Tour

James Burnham

Adviser
Tech Tour (Switzerland)
Malin Carlstrom
ABB Technology Ventures (ATV)

Malin Carlstrom

Senior Vice President
ABB Technology Ventures (ATV) (Sweden)
Nuno Carvalho
KBC Focus Fund

Nuno Carvalho

Investment Director
KBC Focus Fund (Belgium)
Jean-Michel Chardon
LOGITECH International SA

Jean-Michel Chardon

Sr Director, FutureLab
LOGITECH International SA (Switzerland)
Pearse Coyle
Deeptech Seed Fund

Pearse Coyle

Partner
Deeptech Seed Fund (Ireland)
Stephen Crosher
Moortec Semiconductor

Stephen Crosher

CEO
Moortec Semiconductor (United Kingdom)
Paola Cuneo
London Stock Exchange

Paola Cuneo

Head of Partnerships & Investors
London Stock Exchange (United Kingdom)
Alessia D'Amore
Tech Tour

Alessia D'Amore

Project Manager Assistant
Tech Tour (Bulgaria)
Amali de Alwis
Microsoft UK

Amali de Alwis

UK Managing Director
Microsoft UK (United Kingdom)
Stephan Decher
Zaz Ventures

Stephan Decher

Managing Partner
Zaz Ventures (United Kingdom)
Gabriele Dini
Breed Reply

Gabriele Dini

Associate Partner
Breed Reply (United Kingdom)
Kevin Donnelly
Enterprise Ireland

Kevin Donnelly

Research Officer
Enterprise Ireland (Ireland)
Peter Doyle
ACTPHAST 4.0

Peter Doyle

Central Contact Point & Outreach Coordinator
ACTPHAST 4.0 (Belgium)
Alberto Emprin
3LB Seed Capital

Alberto Emprin

General Partner
3LB Seed Capital (Italy)
Masha Feigelman
McKinsey & Company

Masha Feigelman

Partner
McKinsey & Company (United Kingdom)
Yann Fiebig
High-Tech Gründerfonds Management

Yann Fiebig

Senior Investment Manager
High-Tech Gründerfonds Management (Germany)
Ikonom Filipov
Tech Tour

Ikonom Filipov

Business Developer
Tech Tour (Switzerland)
David Ford
Silverpeak

David Ford

Director
Silverpeak (United Kingdom)
Pedro Fuentes
WISeKey

Pedro Fuentes

CSO & Product Manager eSecurity
WISeKey (Switzerland)
Frank Furnari
VRtuoso

Frank Furnari

Founder & CEO
VRtuoso (United Kingdom)
Alexander Galitsky
Almaz Capital

Alexander Galitsky

Managing Partner
Almaz Capital (United States)
Abhi Gandhi
VRtuoso

Abhi Gandhi

COO
VRtuoso (United Kingdom)
Patrick Gao
CENTI Group

Patrick Gao

Partner
CENTI Group (United Kingdom)
Paul Gillespie
Gillamor Stephens

Paul Gillespie

Partner
Gillamor Stephens (United Kingdom)
Nico Goulet
Adara Venture Partners

Nico Goulet

Managing Partner
Adara Venture Partners (Spain)
Carl Gressum
Samsung Electronics (UK) Limited

Carl Gressum

European Open Innovation Lead
Samsung Electronics (UK) Limited (United Kingdom)
Nezahat Gultekin
Nomura

Nezahat Gultekin

Managing Director
Nomura (United Kingdom)
Jouni Halme
LaDiMo Oy

Jouni Halme

Sales Director
LaDiMo Oy (Finland)
Mark Hedley
China-Britain Business Council (CBBC)

Mark Hedley

Regional Director
China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) (United Kingdom)
Soren Hein
MIG Verwaltungs AG

Soren Hein

Investment Partner
MIG Verwaltungs AG (Germany)
Shuntaro Hiroya
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland

Shuntaro Hiroya

General Manager
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland (Germany)
Chris Hornby
Gillamor Stephens

Chris Hornby

Director
Gillamor Stephens (United Kingdom)
Tim Horslen
Gillamor Stephens

Tim Horslen

Consultant
Gillamor Stephens (United Kingdom)
Hongquan Jiang
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

Hongquan Jiang

Investment Partner
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (Germany)
Oliver Kahl
Fluxunit - OSRAM Ventures

Oliver Kahl

Investment and Portfolio Manager
Fluxunit - OSRAM Ventures (Germany)
Nikolaos Kaplis
Arabesque

Nikolaos Kaplis

Head of S-Ray® Artificial Intelligence Research
Arabesque (United Kingdom)
Okan Kara
ACT Venture Partners

Okan Kara

Managing Partner
ACT Venture Partners (Turkey)
Osman Kent
Atlantic Bridge

Osman Kent

Venture Partner
Atlantic Bridge (Ireland)
Erhan Kilicozlu
ACT Venture Partners

Erhan Kilicozlu

Managing Partner
ACT Venture Partners (Turkey)
Simon King
Octopus Investments

Simon King

Early Stage Investor
Octopus Investments (United Kingdom)
Miles Kirby
AV8 Ventures

Miles Kirby

Managing Director
AV8 Ventures (United Kingdom)
Nish Kotecha
Finboot VC

Nish Kotecha

Co-Founder and Chair
Finboot VC (United Kingdom)
Andrew Laidlaw
IBM Healthcare & Life Sciences

Andrew Laidlaw

Deep Learning and Linux Specialist
IBM Healthcare & Life Sciences (United Kingdom)
Petri Laine
Innovestor Ventures

Petri Laine

Managing Partner
Innovestor Ventures (Finland)
Paer Lange
Swisscom AG

Paer Lange

Investment Director
Swisscom AG (Switzerland)
Mei Larm
Department for International Trade

Mei Larm

Events and Investor Relations Manager (Growth Capital)
Department for International Trade (United Kingdom)
Kejia Li
Puhua Capital

Kejia Li

CEO
Puhua Capital (China)
Jay Marathe
Bryan, Garnier & Co

Jay Marathe

Managing Director
Bryan, Garnier & Co (Germany)
Bart Markus
GAP Technology Holding

Bart Markus

Managing Partner
GAP Technology Holding (Germany)
Darren Martindill
ACTPHAST 4.0

Darren Martindill

Business Development
ACTPHAST 4.0 (Belgium)
Fred Mazo
Henleys Group plc

Fred Mazo

Journalist
Henleys Group plc (United Kingdom)
Paddy MccGwire
Silverpeak

Paddy MccGwire

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Silverpeak (United Kingdom)
Ben McClure
EIT Digital

Ben McClure

Access to Finance, UK
EIT Digital (United Kingdom)
Alex McCracken
Silicon Valley Bank

Alex McCracken

Managing Director
Silicon Valley Bank (United States)
Ian McDonald
Microsoft EMEA

Ian McDonald

CTO in Residence
Microsoft EMEA (United Kingdom)
Sandy McKinnon
Pentech Ventures

Sandy McKinnon

Partner
Pentech Ventures (United Kingdom)
Bryan McLoughlin
Harbert European Growth Capital

Bryan McLoughlin

Investor
Harbert European Growth Capital (United Kingdom)
Clément Mengue
PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Clément Mengue

Director Deals Emerging Tech
PriceWaterhouseCoopers (Germany)
Alexander Meyer-Scharenberg
Fluxunit - OSRAM Ventures

Alexander Meyer-Scharenberg

Investment Manager
Fluxunit - OSRAM Ventures (Germany)
Stefano Molino
Innogest Capital

Stefano Molino

Partner
Innogest Capital (Italy)
Jamie Moore
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Jamie Moore

Senior Associate
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (United Kingdom)
Bailey Morrow
Silicon Valley Bank

Bailey Morrow

Vice President - Venture & Growth
Silicon Valley Bank (United Kingdom)
Qasim Nasar-Ullah
Arabesque

Qasim Nasar-Ullah

Quantitative Researcher
Arabesque (United Kingdom)
Natalia Natcheva
Tech Tour

Natalia Natcheva

Senior Project Manager
Tech Tour (Bulgaria)
Francisco Aivado Nunes
Sonae IM

Francisco Aivado Nunes

Associate
Sonae IM (Portugal)
Pascal Ollivier
Maritime Street

Pascal Ollivier

President
Maritime Street (France)
Boaz Peer
Qualcomm Ventures

Boaz Peer

Investment Director, Israel & Europe
Qualcomm Ventures (United Kingdom)
Christopher Perry
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Christopher Perry

Associate
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (United Kingdom)
Evgenia Petkanska
Tech Tour

Evgenia Petkanska

Junior Project Manager
Tech Tour (Bulgaria)
Valeri Petrov
Eleven Ventures

Valeri Petrov

Venture Partner
Eleven Ventures (Bulgaria)
Baruk Pilo
Oakland Partners

Baruk Pilo

Managing Director
Oakland Partners (United Kingdom)
Richard Potter
Peak.ai

Richard Potter

CEO
Peak.ai (United Kingdom)
Christian Reitberger
btov Partners

Christian Reitberger

Partner
btov Partners (Germany)
Andre Retterath
Earlybird Venture Capital

Andre Retterath

Tech Investor
Earlybird Venture Capital (Germany)
Charlotte Reypens
Nesta

Charlotte Reypens

Senior Policy Researcher
Nesta (United Kingdom)
Nori Sakamoto
University of Tokyo Edge Capital

Nori Sakamoto

Partner & Board Member
University of Tokyo Edge Capital (Japan)
Edward Schneider
Quan Management

Edward Schneider

Managing Director
Quan Management (Switzerland)
Omar Selim
Arabesque

Omar Selim

CEO
Arabesque (United Kingdom)
Thomas Short
Thomas Short

Thomas Short

CEO & Co-founder
Blockchain Infrastructure Group (Germany)
David Sonnek
Industrifonden

David Sonnek

CEO
Industrifonden (Sweden)
Renato Srur
Renato Srur

Renato Srur

President
Rigelpar Real Estate (United Kingdom)
William Stevens
Tech Tour

William Stevens

Co-Founder & Group Managing Director
Tech Tour (Belgium)
Daniel Stockhaus
Daniel Stockhaus

Daniel Stockhaus

Journalist
Chipin (United Kingdom)
Pietro Strada
Silverpeak

Pietro Strada

Managing Director
Silverpeak (United Kingdom)
Stephen Tallon
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Stephen Tallon

Associate
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (United Kingdom)
Mashrukh Talukder
Degoo

Mashrukh Talukder

Partnership Manager
Degoo (Sweden)
Daniel Tomov
Eleven Ventures

Daniel Tomov

Founding Partner
Eleven Ventures (Bulgaria)
Ben Tompkins
Draper Esprit

Ben Tompkins

VC Investor
Draper Esprit (United Kingdom)
Denise Van Blitterswijk
Nesta

Denise Van Blitterswijk

Senior Policy Advisor
Nesta (United Kingdom)
Adiari Vazquez
Next47

Adiari Vazquez

VC Investor
Next47 (United Kingdom)
Gunter Voerkel
Elmos Semiconductor AG

Gunter Voerkel

Vice President Corporate Strategy
Elmos Semiconductor AG (Germany)
Simon Walker
Silverpeak

Simon Walker

Chairman
Silverpeak (United Kingdom)
Rachael White
Next Level Information

Rachael White

CEO
Next Level Information (United Kingdom)
Roy Williamson
Department for International Trade

Roy Williamson

Head of Origination
Department for International Trade (United Kingdom)
Diana Yawari
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland

Diana Yawari

New Business & Technology Development Center
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland (Germany)