Adam Valkin, formerly one of Europe's top investors recently relocated to the United States to join VC firm General Catalyst Partners as a general partner and will be taking part in the Funding Panel.
Additionally, Bill Gross, lifelong entrepreneur and CEO of IdeaLab, will speak on the panel. IdeaLab accelerates technology innovation and provides the infrastructure to help early stage technology companies succeed.
The final member is
Ross Levinson, CEO of Guggenheim Partners' newly renamed Guggenheim Digital Media. Levinsohn oversees THR, Billboard, Adweek, The Film Expo Group and the CLIO Awards.
About UK Trade and Investment:UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) is the Government Department that helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high quality investment to the UK's economy - acknowledged as Europe's best place from which to succeed in global business. UKTI offers expertise and contacts through its extensive network of specialists in the UK, and in British embassies and other diplomatic offices around the world. We provide companies with the tools they require to be competitive on the world stage. For more information on UKTI, visit www.ukti.gov.uk
About Founders Forum:Founders Forum is a global community for entrepreneurs and business leaders in media and technology, designed to create, encourage and support entrepreneurial growth and job creation from and within the UK. Founders Forum was co-founded by Brent Hoberman (lastminute.com, Made.com, PROfounders Capital, UK Business Trade Ambassador) and Jonathan Goodwin (LongAcre, The Wireless Group, Lepe Partners) and currently hosts events in Brazil, India, the USA and UK.
Founders Forum spends many months identifying candidates to showcase their new ideas to founders, investors, journalists and future entrepreneurs. FF is a proud partner of the British Government's GREAT campaign and welcomes the support received from the British Prime Minister. For more information on Founders Forum, visit www.ff.coSOURCE Founders Forum