Emily Ross is a business strategist, advisor and startup mentor. She is founder of Inkvine, an international growth partner for award-winning technology firms across AI, IoT, Cybersecurity and ecommerce. She writes, lectures and speaks on communications in a digital age.
Her first company, Brightspark, was an experiential events firm specialising in high impact additionals for the corporate event sector. Clients included Channel 4, MTV, Vodafone, Google, Telefonica, Esat and others. She went on to head up Corporate Partnerships for UNICEF Ireland. In 2017 she co-founded SportsTech Ireland whose aim is to support regional job creation and foreign direct investment in Ireland.
She holds multiple qualifications in Marketing, PR and Analytics, and is an advisory board member for SXSW, London-based investment firm Sure Valley Ventures and GoGreen Routes, a H2020 funded, pan-European research project on urban sustainability and health.