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KETAN MAKWANA

FOUNDER & CHIEF DISRUPTOR


Business strategist and all round disruptor Ketan Makwana has been working on business growth and strategic management for over 20 years.

Ketan founded Enterprise Lab in 2011 as a response to the emerging skills gap in enterprise and industry; the agency has gone on to now operate programming in 26 countries and won numerous awards for its cutting edge approach and results.

Ketan has expertise within the IT, Electronics and Healthcare Industry where he has developed and delivered strategies that have positively impacted the industry.

After loosing his job in 2009 to the economic crash, Ketan went on to build his first business, an outsourcing agency which he went onto sell to a major recruitment firm within 18 months.

Ketan is passionate about people and processes, he thoroughly enjoys building strategies for growth and taking people through a journey of self-development.

Ketan has delivered his work through advising, consulting, mentoring and training - having served all levels of the enterprise eco-system, Ketan has worked with fledgling entrepreneurs about to embark on their business journey right the way through to country leaders advising on policy.

Ketan's vision and passion has led to working internationally without borders, as a professional speaker he has now addressed audiences on 5 continents and continues to serve and inspire people all over the world.

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BILL MORROW

STRATEGY OFFICER & CHIEF HIPSTER


Serial entrepreneur, Bill Morrow, has been creating, building and selling businesses for the last 30 years.

He founded Angels Den, Europe and Asia’s largest angel investment platform, in 2007 and has recently been named the Most influential person in alternative finance by City AM. Over 92% of those funded since that day are still growing.

Bill started his working life as an accountant with Virgin and then moved into investment banking in the City of London. He set up an international financial services company, which he sold to a Wall Street Bank in 2001.

Bill is passionate that every growing, credible business, in any part of the world, should have the opportunity to scale, through strategic input, best international practice and mentorship.

Bill is proud to be a catalyst for change in the world of business with the strength of character to speak his mind whether talking to the youngest of start-up entrepreneurs or senior government officials.

Bill is a popular keynote speaker who inspires his audiences with his open approach and determination to promote sustainable business practice. He has spoken in 30 countries.

Bill is a visionary; a Gamechanger Strategist (9 & 8) on the GCIndex, where he is a certified practitioner.

Bill has run businesses in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, New York, Russia and Dubai. His unique experience assisting the Thailand, Hong Kong, Qatari and Singapore governments to promote entrepreneurship in their countries makes him ideally placed to assist emerging entrepreneurial cultures flourish.

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ROSEMARIE HASSAN

SYSTEMS & OPERATIONS MANAGER


Rosemarie Hassan is an internationally recognized Systems & Operations Manager, Serial Entrepreneur and Project Manager with over fifteen years of multi-faceted experience with a strong background in operations management and operations architecture, financial services and business process engineering. She thrives on her pure love of chaos and desire to develop unique work environments and dynamics to improve performance and results through wrangling and transforming the chaos into assets and positive qualities of a company’s operations overall.

Her previous experience includes project, program and operations management throughout adult education (offline and online), financial services & investments, insurance, marketing, real estate, e-commerce, hospitality, and legal industries and in various marketplaces including Saudi Arabia, Dubai, U.K., Canada, U.S.A., Italy, Belize, Spain, and many others.

Rosemarie received BBA and MBA in International Economics from McMaster University, LLM in Corporate Law from Queen’s University and achieved her Ph.D. in Business Administration in  Operations & Leadership from Athabasca University.

In her spare time, Rosemarie enjoys spending time with her children and husband traveling. Rosemarie has an unparalleled passion for education and languages and is committed to being a life-long student.

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TATIANA NADYSEVA

PROJECT MANAGER - INNOENERGY


Tatiana joined Enterprise Lab as a Project Manager to work on an Innoenergy Game-Changing Impact programme.

She previously worked in environments including project & program management and advocacy of gender equality across a variety of sectors.

Tatiana received BSc and Postgraduate Diploma in Economics from Saint Petersburg University of Engineering and Economics, and MSc in Technology (Operations and Innovation Management) from Aalborg University.

Tatiana enjoys photography and travel in her spare time,

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Daniel Förster

MANAGING PARTNER (GERMANY)


Daniel is a Master Business Strategist and Business Development Expert.

As a consultant who knows how to run a business based on real-life experience as business owner and investor himself, he managed to build up 3 separate businesses from 0 to mid 6 figures in revenue within 12 months each.

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ENEID LIKA

MANAGING PARTNER (ALBANIA)


Eneid Lika is a professional commercial leader who loves helping others use their full potential to achieve their goals.

Living in Albania and witnessing the painful transition of his country from communism to democracy in the ‘90s, Eneid moved to the United Kingdom where he received his vocational qualifications in business studies and, after that, his BA degree in international business management in the Netherlands.

With 11 years’ sales experience, he continues to advise businesses on ways to build effective direct sales teams and maximize efforts to achieve their targets.

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GONZALO ILLESCA

MANAGING PARTNER (SPAIN)


Gonzalo studied Business Administration to work with small companies and startups in Latin America and Spain, helping them to grow and scale.

Today,  he is Project Manager in Impact Hub Madrid, responsible to design and execute innovation programs for corporate clients in the Hub, besides this, he advises a VC fund, a fintech incubator and several start-ups 

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JEAN-PAUL PANGALOS

MANAGING PARTNER (SPAIN)


Jean-Paul Pangalos is a Performance Coach that helps Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners who feel stressed and overwhelmed acquire the correct mindset and skills that will allow them to get out of 'survival mode' and start living the life they deserve with more time, more money and more freedom.

Having launched and successfully managed over 6 companies during his 15 year career, Jean-Paul has acquired extensive knowledge and hands on experience in the small business management and marketing fields.

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BYRON LOPEZ

MANAGING PARTNER (GUATEMALA)


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