James Digby

General Partner

James is a Founding Partner at the Global Startup Alliance, a global organisation that recognises entrepreneurs and their respective supporting ecosystems in 35 countries around the world, and co-founded the award-winning startup incubator, Rockstart Accelerator in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

As a seasoned board member, most recently with Louisiana State University (LSU), James has also served on management teams, and been a personal mentor for a number of startups that have gone on to raise significant funding and global traction.

James has more than a decade of entrepreneurial experience working within startups, alongside corporations like Samsung, and public organisations such as the Saïd Business School at Oxford University and the Kauffman Foundation to develop innovation & strategy workshops as well as keynote on entrepreneurial techniques with a focus on lean methodologies and social innovation.