About

Grant is Managing Director at Genesys Venture Capital, Mentor for Techstars in London, and a course evaluator at Imperial College London. Fellow @theRSAorg.

BACKGROUND
Grant developed and launched mxit.com, a mobile instant messaging service which grew to 88m+ users and was acquired. He subsequently worked on the design and launch of the Barclaycard contactless payment service, and consulted to a number of blue chip companies on digital innovation.
CURRENT
Grant is now actively working to provide better innovation resources to tech start-ups. He is particularly interested in supporting start-ups led by founders who apply innovation, tech and design in a positive way, to create products and services that will leave the world better than they found it. He syndicates investment deals on Angel List.
EXPERTISE
Raising investment, go-to-market strategy, commercial strategy, proposition development, team structuring, mentoring, venturing, digital transformation, digital strategy, digital product development, innovation strategy, web application development, mobile, cross platform application design and development, product roadmapping, digital payments, mobile payments, digital retail banking.