Tony is a founding investor in Springboard Accelerator, a shareholder/board member of Lingospot Inc, and ScreenReach Ltd. He is also a shareholder in P2i Labs, Minimonos, apiary.io, Hubflow and a board adviser to Upstream Systems.
Previously he was Group Managing Director of Bauer Digital one of the world's largest privately owned media companies where he played a key role in the €1.4BN M&A integration of EMAP Plc.
Prior to Bauer he was on the operational board of T-Mobile International as Group Executive Vice President Business Development & Innovation. He joined T-Mobile International as Vice President Messaging where he led a team that designed and launched Flext, Western Europe's most commercially successful mobile operator voice/SMS service. He also served on the advisory board for Deutsche Telekom's VC arm, T-Ventures.
Tony was in the leadership team for the IPO of Agency.com (NASDAQ: ACOM) as Vice President Strategic Services. In addition to his Telecoms Media and Technology experience, he has a passion for consumers and brands gained during nine years in marketing roles at Nestle SA and Diageo Plc. At Nestle he led the strategy for EMEA region promotional policy for over €1BN marketing spend and was the youngest Marketing Controller responsible for a brand portfolio including Nesquik, Coffeemate and Carnation.
He holds a BSc (Hon) in Physics & Electronic Systems, Brunel University and an MBA from Henley Business School majoring in corporate venturing and innovation.