Full Name
Timothy O'Connell
Job Title
Senior Partner and Head of Global Business and Open Innovation
Timothy is a pioneer in the European start-up scene both as a serial entrepreneur, business leader and investor. Currently, he manages Global Business at H-Farm, a publicly listed company focused on Business & Education Innovation. He also represents Europe on the board of the GAN (Global Accelerator Network) and is a founding partner of the EAS (European Accelerator Summit).

In addition to his ongoing venture activities, Timothy is also the co-founder and vice president of Vinitaly Wine Club, one of Europe’s leading Italian wine e-commerce platforms, general partner at TheTailors - brand & digital agency and president of Zooppa.com, market leader in online creative crowd sourcing.

Timothy was born in the US where he holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin and a master's degree from McGill University. He currently lives in Northern Italy spending his free time sailing the Adriatic Sea and hiking through the Dolomites with his wife and three boys.
Timothy O'Connell