Founder & CEO at Startup Manufactory. Startup Olé UK Ambassador.Matt Kuppers is the founder and CEO of Startup Manufactory Ltd. The London-based consultancy provides Startup Consulting, Capacity Building, and Economic Development. He is also teaching entrepreneurship at the London School of Economics (LSE Start-Up Academy) and acts as an Independent Expert at the European Commission where he advises on the Horizon 2020 – Research and Innovation Framework Programme. Matt has been working in the startup industry since 2008 where he worked in venture capital, co-founded businesses, provided start-up consulting, taught entrepreneurship, spoke globally, and advised governmental organisations. His clients comprise governmental organisations, top-tier educational educations, Embassy organisations, and multiple HNWIs.