Founder & CEO
Gareth has over 13 years experience mainly focussed on growth, corporate development, and go-to-market in various industries spanning technology, finance, talent management/staffing, property and early stage investments. He has worked with pre-seed/seed and Series A-D startups, as well as larger PE backed businesses and listed multinational businesses.
He studied Industrial Design and Technology at Loughborough University (a leading Engineering faculty in the UK).
After graduating he worked for SThree Plc, a global listed technology staffing firm, where he partnered with some of the world's most innovative businesses in the digital and mobile communications space (typically VC/PE backed, high growth companies). He later built a Quantitatve Technology and Finance business, before moving into hedge fund sales and marketing to institutional clients.
He has been involved in various startups and scale ups, until most recently working for San Francisco based tech talent matching platform Hired, Inc. as a senior member of the European team. In early 2018 he secured funding for OutScout, Inc. subsequently moving to Austin, Texas to launch the business.
Away from work he spends his time with wife, two daughters, and their dog. He enjoys the outdoors, skiing, circuit training, road trips, BBQ/Wings, UFC and good music (Hip-Hop, Country, Classical, House, Rock).