Friday 11 October 2019

Belfast – Leadership Series with Mark Dowds 2019

Mark Dowds

In 2012 Mark co-founded Trov—the world’s first on-demand insurance platform—and today is the Chief Strategy Officer and is accountable for all revenue, strategy, and growth as the company expands internationally.

Over the last two decades, he has helped get dozens of ventures off the ground, in Canada, USA, and Northern Ireland. He co-founded the Ormeau Baths, a tech hub in Belfast city centre that hosts around 200 entrepreneurs focused on Tech, Gaming, and Film.

Mark was an LP in Bullet Time Ventures, an early seed investor in Uber, Twilio and is a current LP in Anthemis Venture Fund. He is the Chairman of Techstart Ventures, helping entrepreneurs build successful technology businesses from the ground up.

Mark is also the Chairman of Generation Innovation – a program designed to bring entrepreneurial experiences to high school students throughout Northern Ireland.


Siobhán Gallagher


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