Tech in Ghana Conference London
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Anthony David King
Anthony David King

Anthony is the Founder of Anthony David King Ventures, which designs, runs and supports startup programmes - such as incubators, accelerators and innovation hubs - for entrepreneurs and a host of globally renowned partners from Techstars and O2's Wayra, to the UK government and Silicon Valley. With the aim to revolutionise our human and startup experience.

This Includes the music innovation hub in partnership with the British Phonographic Industry - the organisation that runs The BRIT Awards and represents the UK recorded music industry globally - to build partnerships for tech start-ups that aim to revolutionise how consumers experience music in the future. Which is now one of the largest music focused tech start-up programmes in Europe, with 40 start-ups and 20 labels.

And in 2017, designing and launching a new startup programme in partnership with Airbnb, to revolutionise how entrepreneurs from cities around the world experience and learn about startup life in London. From its ecosystem and trends, to its startup communities and innovation. Which has now signed up more than 200 innovators from more than 60 countries - with a goal of 1,000 from 130 countries by the year 2020.

Anthony is also co-founder of Rare Seed Capital, an investment firm that backs early stage tech start-ups with ambitious founders and diverse teams.

In 2016, Anthony was made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and Commerce, for his work developing venture programmes, their innovation and impact throughout Great Britain.

Current position: Founder, Anthony David King Ventures

Twitter: @anthonydking