Jon is the Managing Director of Techstars in London and co-founder of f6s.
Previously Jon was the co-founder and CEO of Springboard which subsequently merged with Techstars. In addition, he has also founded ignite100, a re-invention of the Difference Engine that was Europe's first accelerator bootcamp, Startup Wise Guys in Estonia, Eleven in Bulgaria and TexDrive in Moscow.
In a previous life, Jon trained as an accountant with Arthur Andersen, and subsequently has worked in various start-ups and turnarounds. He has worked in London, throughout Europe, Australia and also the United States.
Apr 4, 2012
Co-Founder & CEO
Nov 1, 2010 - Feb, 2013
Oct, 2011 - Dec, 2012
Founder & Managing Director
Nov 1, 2009 - Mar, 2011