Lisa AddisonManaging Consultant at Business Growth Consulting
Lisa is a sales, marketing and growth expert, from blue-chip brand origins, helping start-ups and SME to grow selling into FTSE-100, Fortune-500 and global index organisations.
Specialist selling into banks, financial services, insurance, telco, tech, professional services, energy, utilities, media and entertainment, and government.
Early career in FMCG, retail, consumer goods: Coca-Cola, McDonald's, Disney and advertising/marketing agencies.
World Economic Forum global business development role participating in Davos and other global or regional summits, engaging members with the WEF global issues & agenda. Dealings with the UN, World Bank, IMF and regional financing organisations.
Has helped to grow and exit three businesses - entertainment, marketing & data analytics, product innovation - PE, VC and privately-owned organisations.
Since 2014 in fintech and tech innovation in London, helping start-ups and accelerators and incubators to flourish. Interest in applications such as blockchain, anti-fraud, KYC, IDV, AML, media and content.
Mentor to StartupBootcamp and Winton Capital Labs.
Trilingual and a passionate humanitarian (and procurer of philanthropic funds).