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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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Richard McConnell

Richard McConnell

Electronics

Apion, Mobile Cohesion, AePONA, Intel, Aneko

Jim Irving

Jim Irving

ICT

Wang, Amdahl, Silicon Graphics, Information Builders (IBI), Guardian 24

Charlie Tuxworth

Charlie Tuxworth

Enterprise Software

Equiniti, Amida Ltd., Parity, ICS Computing Ltd.

Andrew Walmsley

Andrew Walmsley

Retail

Eason & Son Ltd

Stephen McClelland

Stephen McClelland

Engineering

Schrader

Michael Wilson

Michael Wilson

Creative Media

BBC, SKY, Five News, UTV, ITV

Julie Taylor

Julie Taylor

Life Science

Randox, Eakin Healthcare, Armstrong Medical, PathXL, Lewis Fertility Testing

Richard McMullan

Richard McMullan

Engineering

Sliderobes, Natwest

Michael Keltai

Michael Keltai

Life Science, Telecommunications

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

Colin McEvoy

Colin McEvoy

Fintech

IAG, Open + Direct, Swinton Insurance, MIA Ltd.

Paul Murray

Paul Murray

Energy, Engineering

Kelloggs, Shell, Cynar

Siggi Saevarsson

Siggi Saevarsson

Software, Electronics

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

Miceal O'Kane

Miceal O'Kane

Agri-food

Red Salmon Group, MAC The Vintner, Dough2Go, Fruit of the Vine, JobsEngine

Robert Pierce

Robert Pierce

Cross Sector

The Pierce Partnership

Benjamin Fellowes

Benjamin Fellowes

Enterprise Software

Thrive CSR, Dynamic Digital Publishing (DDP), Omni Marketing Asia, Fundzi

Gareth Dunlop

Gareth Dunlop

Cross Sector

Tibus, iON, Fathom, WeddingsOnline