Advisory Board Member | Alex is a silicon valley veteran and also the Founder and CEO of Glocal Partners. Among a number of roles, he headed the EMEA Operations and Industry Solutions at SuccessFactors, advised leading technology clients at Oliver Wyman, and launched products at Salesforce.com and Microsoft. Alex crushed 23 competitors, gone public twice, and retained a sense of humour about the whole thing. He holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and BSE and BA from University of Pennsylvania.
Advsisory Board Member | Rekha is the former Start-up Entrepreneur in Residence for the Department of Business, Innovation & Skills, helping to shape small business policy. She is passionate about supporting early-stage entrepreneurs, working on a number of projects and advisory boards within the start up eco-system and hosts workshops at the British Library to help them create value in their business.
Rekha is a former Buying Manager for Amazon and is also the founder of Pistachio Rose, a luxury Boutique Bakery for Indian-inspired cakes.
Co-founder | Markus is the co-founder and startup advisor of Startup Manufactory. Being the COO of Startupbootcamp FinTech, he is an organisational genius. Markus also sources startups for corporate acquisitions through Venture Scout when not flying around the world fostering entrepreneurship. He holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering from RWTH Aachen an also completed an MSc in Technology Entrepreneurship at University College London.