James has spent 20 years at the intersection of the internet and Telecommunications.
He is a deeply experienced leader in Corporate and Start Up organizations headquartered in both Europe and the US, with a specialism in B2B SaaS and Developer marketing.
James is independently recognized as a leading figure in the UK Tech Community, has spoken at over 70 events, and is widely networked. An active supporter of the UK Tech Community, James sits on the European Board of the Application Developers Alliance, mentors at various Startup Accelerators across Europe including TechStars London, and is a Tech London Advocate.
Previously James served a successful two year term as a global board director of MEF, the non profit global trade association for companies wishing to monetize their products & services via mobile.
Follow James on Twitter @jamesparton
Director of Twilio Europe
Jun 1, 2012 - Current (over 4 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (5)Update
|Oct 18, 2016||invest.london - Twilio scales up in London|
|Oct 18, 2016||masterclassing.com - How can brands quickly deploy mobile marketing campaigns to take advantage of a short-term tactical opportunity, such as a flash sale?|
|Oct 18, 2016||joomag.com - Cloud Computing World Magazine Issue 20 June 2016|
|May 17, 2016||cityam.com - Identity and security: The price we must pay to keep our information safe – and the companies helping us do it|
|Apr 20, 2014||The Next Web - Tech is Exploding All Over the UK, Not Just London|
|Oct 17, 2012||TechCrunch - Twilio Is Crushing It: 150K Devs, 1.5M Phone Calls/Day, 500M Total Phone Calls, 20 New Countries|
|May 15, 2012||TechCrunch - Twilio Calling: Cloud Telephony Startup Adds An Android SDK, Now Works On 75% Of All Smartphones|
|May 4, 2012||TechCrunch - Twilio Expands Again In Europe, Adds VoIP API In Belgium, Finland, Netherlands, and Sweden|