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GES 2020

GES MISSION: Democratising innovation by connecting startup and tech hubs globally

The Global Ecosystems Summit is the dedicated event for cross-ecosystem collaboration at London Tech Week.  GES provides an opportunity for global startup hubs and innovation programs to showcase their ecosystems. This is designed to be a platform for ecosystem leaders to share and gain insights from each others’ experiences and for ecosystem startups and technology companies to find avenues for collaboration, partnerships and investment.


Video Highlights

GES 2018


Ecosystem Showcases

The ecosystems showcases are a living repository of participating hubs and delegates (click on thumbnails below to view participants and session highlights)


MENA Catalyst
GES 2019


Tech Bay Area Advocates
GES 2019


Australian Computer Society
GES 2019


GES 2019


Keiretsu Forum
GES 2018


LatAm Tech UK
GES 2018


UK Basecamp
GES 2018


GES 2018


GES 2018


GES 2018 & 2019


Kabeela Life
GES 2018


UK Israel Tech Hub
GES 2018

Previous Year Speakers

Rajesh Agrawal

Rajesh Agrawal Deputy Mayor of London

Russ Shaw

Russ Shaw Founder

Tech London Advocates

Ben Brabyn

Ben Brabyn CEO

Level 39

Gerard Grech

Gerard Grech CEO

Tech Nation

Eamonn Carey

Eamonn Carey Managing Director


Priya Guha

Priya Guha Ecosystem Manager


Simon Spier

Simon Spier Head of International Trade

Tech UK

Paul Dowling

Paul Dowling CEO

Dreamstake Ventures

Vishal Gupta

Vishal Gupta CEO

Kabeela Life Ventures

Ian McDonald

Ian McDonald CTO-in-Residence

Microsoft for Startups

Magdalena Kron

Magdalena Kron Vice President

Barclays Innovation

Kristin Rickert

Kristin Rickert Group Strategic Development Director

Johnson Matthey

Avnish Sabharwal

Avnish Sabharwal Managing Director


David Page

David Page CEO

Business Mix

Jon Coker

Jon Coker Venture Investor & NED

MMC Ventures

Sean Seton-Rogers

Sean Seton-Rogers Partner

PROFounders Capital

Rodrigo Jesus

Rodrigo Jesus Managing Partner

Xingu Capital

Pierre F Suhrcke

Pierre F Suhrcke Venture Partner

Tempo Cap

Ben Tompkins

Ben Tompkins Managing Partner

Draper Esprit

Shelley Bays

Shelley Bays President

Keiretsu Forum Paris/ London

Peter Cunnane

Peter Cunnane Policy & Innovation Advisor

City of London

Phillip D’Costa

Phillip D’Costa Partner

Penningtons Manches

Roderick Beer

Roderick Beer Head of Memberships


Ajit Chauhan

Ajit Chauhan Vice Chairman

Amity University Online

Pankaj Kulkarni

Pankaj Kulkarni Head

Infosys UK

Liliana Reasor

Liliana Reasor Fintech Expert

Novus Ordo

Andrew Humphries

Andrew Humphries Co-founder

The Bakery

Devin Kohli

Devin Kohli Technology Head


Manish Miglani

Manish Miglani Investment Director

Nesta Investment

Haakon Overli

Haakon Overli General Partner

Dawn Capital

Madhuban Kumar

Madhuban Kumar CEO


Stuart Chapman

Stuart Chapman Managing Partner

Draper Esprit

Dhiraj Mukherjee

Dhiraj Mukherjee Former Co-founder


Dinesh Dhamija

Dinesh Dhamija Former Chairman & CEO

Nina Amin

Nina Amin President

TiE London

Susanne Chisti

Susanne Chisti CEO

Fintech Circle

Janine Hirt

Janine Hirt COO

Innovate Finance

Karen Brooks

Karen Brooks Programmes Director

SETSquared Partnership

Vijay Goel

Vijay Goel Chairman


Vishal Gupta

Vishal Gupta CEO

Kabeela Life

Shankar Narayanan

Shankar Narayanan Country Head

TATA Consultancy Services UK

Bhushan Patil

Bhushan Patil Vice President

Tech Mahindra UK

Richard Burton

Richard Burton Head of Innovation

EDF Energy

Kumar Gaurav

Kumar Gaurav CEO, Blockchain Influencer


Bobby Bhatia

Bobby Bhatia CEO


Chris Haley

Chris Haley Partner

01 Ventures

Ambarish Mitra

Ambarish Mitra Founder & CEO


Jean de Fougerolles

Jean de Fougerolles CEO

Ascension Ventures

Bhaskar Majumdar

Bhaskar Majumdar Managing Partner

Unicorn Ventures

Jenny Tooth

Jenny Tooth Chief Executive


Damian Ryan

Damian Ryan Partner

Moore Stephens

Nick Chrissos

Nick Chrissos Director of Innovation

Nick Chrissos

Sachin Dev Duggal

Sachin Dev Duggal Co-founder

Engineer AI

Emma Sheldon MBE

Emma Sheldon MBE Export Lead

Healthcare UK

Bikash Mathur

Bikash Mathur Senior Director

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Natasha Davydova

Natasha Davydova VP, Head of Solutions Engineering


Paresh Davdra

Paresh Davdra Co-founder


Dave Easton

Dave Easton Director

Dave Easton

Anne Glover

Anne Glover Co-founder & CEO

Amadeus Capital Partners

Vikram Gupta

Vikram Gupta Managing Partner

IvyCap Ventures

Anirudh Damani

Anirudh Damani Managing Partner

Artha Venture Fund

Fred Becker

Fred Becker Partner

Luminous VC

Chris Hill

Chris Hill Kemp Little

Kemp Little

Samad Masood

Samad Masood European Head

Infosys Knowledge Institute

Bhavin Turakhia

Bhavin Turakhia Entrepreneur

Previous Year Sponsors & Community Partners

Kabeela Life Ventures

Kabeela Life Ventures CEO / Founder

Member name

Member name CEO / Founder

Member name

Member name CEO / Founder

Member name

Member name CEO / Founder

Penningtons Manches

Penningtons Manches CEO / Founder

Moore Stephens

Moore Stephens CEO / Founder


Deloitte CEO / Founder

Swiss Re

Swiss Re CEO / Founder

Member name

Member name CEO / Founder

Kemp Little

Kemp Little CEO / Founder


Mindspace CEO / Founder

Member name

Member name CEO / Founder

Member name

Member name CEO / Founder

TiE London

TiE London CEO / Founder

Keiretsu Forum

Keiretsu Forum CEO / Founder

UK Basecamp

UK Basecamp CEO / Founder


AB2020 CEO / Founder


CBBF CEO / Founder

Latam Tech UK

Latam Tech UK CEO / Founder

Sapovalova Coaching

Sapovalova Coaching CEO / Founder

TLA Africa

TLA Africa CEO / Founder


TLA LatAm CEO / Founder

TLA Pakistan

TLA Pakistan CEO / Founder

TLA Turkey

TLA Turkey CEO / Founder

TLA India

TLA India CEO / Founder

Tech Bay Area Advocates

Tech Bay Area Advocates CEO / Founder

Mexican Chamber of Commerce

Mexican Chamber of Commerce CEO / Founder

British Colombian Chamber of Commerce

British Colombian Chamber of Commerce CEO / Founder

British Argentine Chamber of Commerce

British Argentine Chamber of Commerce CEO / Founder

MENA Catalyst

MENA Catalyst CEO / Founder


KSUM CEO / Founder