Fireside Chat with Matt Clifford from Entrepreneur First

Thursday, April 29, 2021 at 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Virtual Event

Join us for a fireside chat with Matt Clifford SM '09 (co-founder and CEO of Entrepreneur First, the world's leading talent investor) covering the story behind Enrepreneur First and the role of entrepreneurship in a post-COVID recovery.

Matt Clifford is co-founder and CEO of Entrepreneur First, which he started with Alice Bentinck in 2011. He sits on the board of Code First Girls, which he co-founded in 2013 to teach young women how to code, as well as the Kennedy Memorial Trust and Innovate UK. Matt started his career at McKinsey & Co. and holds degrees from Cambridge and MIT, where he was a Kennedy Scholar. He was awarded an MBE for services to business in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours. He writes a weekly newsletter, Thoughts In Between, on how the world got to be the way it is and how it's changing.

The talk will be introduced by by Professor Fiona Murray, Associate Dean of Inclusion and Innovation at Sloan School of Management, and moderated by Dr. Phil Budden, Senior Lecturer at Sloan School of Management.

Event Type

Conferences/Seminars/Lectures

Events By Interest

Academic, Entrepreneurship

Events By Audience

Public, MIT Community, Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff

Events By School

School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (SHASS), Sloan School of Management (Sloan)

Website

http://bit.ly/MattC-MIT

Contact Email

barness@mit.edu

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