Russell Dalgleish is one of the foremost speakers on Entrepreneurship in the UK today. He not only inspires others by providing an insight into the world of the Entrepreneur, but he personally remains very active in the world of business through a range of investments and advisory positions. He's described as an 'Opportunity Optimist'.
He operates across a range of sectors, taking the role of Investor, Advisor, and Entrepreneur to a portfolio of SME and Start-Up businesses. Home is Scotland but his career has primarily been based from London & Overseas.
After graduating from Edinburgh Napier University Russell established a career promoting Scottish technology in the US and Asia primarily in the electronics and technology sectors. Firsts here included establishing a business in San Jose, California, successfully building a sales delivery network across Japan, Korea & China for Scottish designed technology and leading the first major Cloud based business from the UK.
As Chairman of WeAreTheFuture a youth entrepreneurship movement, Russell has helped deliver events in Europe, US and Middle East bringing together young entrepreneurs to share experience and support each other.