GBx News Room

HealthTech event: what we’ve missed about the NHS, and more

Thank you to our awesome panel and the GBxers who contributed to an interesting discussion on HealthTech applying understanding of not only UK or US models and technologies, but an assessment of health care systems across the international stage. Our expert panel moderated by Chrissy Farr (Reporter for CNBC), Ross Breckenridge (CMO at Silver Creek Pharmaceuticals), Matthew Holt (Co-Chairman at Health 2.0), Alexis […]

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Restless Development entrepreneur profile: David starts a fishing business

David joined the Restless Development Youth Empowerment program in 2009 in Uganda. Beyond his success in actively engaging youth in decision making and development processes in his community through his training with Restless Development, David has continued to make active use of the skills and techniques. The training he received at Restless Development encouraged him […]

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The importance of the network

Most great achievements come with the support of a strong community. As technology professionals, it is incredibly important to build strong networks with our peers as entrepreneurs and we are well on our way to building GBx to be the most valuable community in the Bay Area for British entrepreneurs. When talent and passion meet […]

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GBx partners with Restless Development for positive change

Half the world is under 30 and 9 out of 10 young people live in developing countries. Restless Development has trained and supported over 20,000 young people to become agents for positive change. They’ve reached over 1.3 million young people with their programs over the last 5 years. Like GBx Restless Development has its origins back […]

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Paying it forward – Cambridge University needs our help

Can you help? The University of Cambridge is looking for mentors based in the US to advise their portfolio companies and help them grow into global leaders. They selected five of their portfolio companies to take part in this pilot programme. All of these companies are starting from brilliant minds and world-leading Cambridge science. With a […]

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GBx launches UK entrepreneur membership at SVC2UK

At the close of 2017, I was fortunate enough to represent GBx and join the SVC2UK delegation visiting Cambridge and London to meet some of the hottest startup and scale-up entrepreneurs from across the UK. I came away, impressed by the depth, breadth and future of the startup ecosystem – fueled at the grass roots […]

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