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Entrepreneurs in Residence

The beating heart of Springboard is an unrivaled team of successful entrepreneurs and experienced business people.

Their collective experience offers unique insight to assist the most promising business opportunities build extraordinary strategies.

Springboard’s 80+ Entrepreneurs in Residence (EiRs) have all been there, done that and worn the t-shirt, of both success and failure. Their role, as ‘critical friends’ is to help you refine and confirm the real opportunity, qualify and improve your value proposition and build a compelling commercialisation strategy. Their help will significantly reduce your go-to-market risk, developing an eminently more investible proposition. We’ve already made the mistakes and learnt from them, so you don’t have to!

Check out below our EiRs, by area of expertise:

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Siggi Saevarsson

Siggi Saevarsson

Software, Electronics

Nokia, Openwave Systems, Mobile Cohesion, Datactics, Muzicall, Intel, Foss

Ian Wright

Ian Wright

Finance

Dresdner Kleinwort, Bank ABC, Silverwind Securities, Dubai Gold, Commodities Exchange

Michael Crossey

Michael Crossey

Telecommunications

BT, Adoreboard, Intel, Aepona, Nortel

Paul Millar

Paul Millar

Engineering

AEA Technology, Elmdene International

Paul Lemon

Paul Lemon

Enterprise Software

Equiniti, Virgin Media, Texthelp, Kainos

Neil MacDonald

Neil MacDonald

Enterprise Software

Pentland MacDonald, WYG Group, Thrive CSR

Eoin Lambkin

Eoin Lambkin

Electronics, Telecommunications

Circular Data Solutions

Les Curran

Les Curran

IOT, Telecoms, ECommerce

Fujitsu, GE, Schlumberger, Export Technologies, Kelsius

Gareth Dunlop

Gareth Dunlop

Cross Sector

Tibus, iON, Fathom, WeddingsOnline

Damien Callaghan

Damien Callaghan

Enterprise Software

Intel

Andrew Walmsley

Andrew Walmsley

Retail

Eason & Son Ltd

Paul Murray

Paul Murray

Energy, Engineering

Kelloggs, Shell, Cynar

Suneil Sharma

Suneil Sharma

Cross-Sector

Michael Keltai

Michael Keltai

Life Science, Telecommunications

Schneider Electrics, Sural Group, Anixter Inc., Nokia, Leadcom

Jim Shields

Jim Shields

ICT

Nortel, Openwave, Intune Networks, Openarc

Mary McKenna

Mary McKenna

Enterprise Software

CIPFA, Amphion Semiconductor, Agility Consulting, Learning Pool