Edward LobbettCOOAcorn Collective
Ed was the co-founder and CEO of Hoppr, a big data platform that provides the link between digital marketing and offline retail transactions. Ex-South West Chairman of the Institute of Consulting in the UK, Ed has created, owned and consulted for start-ups and traditional businesses for over a decade.
He is now the COO of Acorn Collective, a crowdfunding platform that is free, open to any legal project and available in every country. Ed believes technology brings business within reach of everyone, everywhere. He believes that crowdfunding and blockchain can be harnessed as the key tools to help that vision succeed, fostering the next chapter for humans in this information age.