About Us

The IdeaHub is an innovation and scouting platform brought to you by Venturebright, a pioneer in corporate venturing and open innovation. We specialise in bringing together entrepreneurs, startups and corporates by combining the capabilities, energy and agility of start-ups with the assets, market insight and reach of corporates to launch valuable new ventures. Having partnered with the R&D, Innovation and IP teams at some of the world’s most respected corporations, we help find and commercialise those new technologies, ideas and ventures that will make the markets of the future.

Tanvir Mufti

Tanvir Mufti accelerates growth and innovation for both large and small firms. He brings a much sought after, actionable perspective, stemming from his product design and corporate venturing background

Cristina Warren

Cristina Warren combines strategic outside in thinking and deep commercial know-how helping businesses find growth. Cristina is the former head of ventures and innovation for a long established FTSE100 company

Simon Blair

Simon Blair is a creative business builder who leads innovation thinking for large firms across a wide range of industries and geographies. Simon is a specialist in connecting high tech firms with global corporates

Alex Depper

Alex’s focus is on growing businesses within innovative sectors. He combines a highly analytical skill-set with broad commercial exposure. His background is in financial modelling with the Big 4 and clients including the world’s largest corporations.