Tobias Stone has been involved in early stage technology businesses for over a decade, as a startup entrepreneur, fund manager, and consultant. He mentors extensively at accelerators around Europe and is co-founder of EyeFocus Accelerator in Berlin, the world's first accelerator for startups focussed on eye-care.

As a dynamic networker with a keen interest in building ecosystems, Tobias advises both startups and leading accelerators, while conducting academic research into innovation and accelerators. He is a graduate of UCL and Oxford University, and a Collaborative Research Fellow and Doctoral candidate at the University of Huddersfield.