Monty Munford

Monty Munford

Tech Columnist for Forbes, NY and BBC, London

Monty Munford is a weekly tech columnist for Forbes in New York and a monthly business/tech columnist in London for the BBC.”

He also writes regularly on technology for publications such as The Economist, MIT Tech Review and Wired UK. He also contributes to TechCrunch, Mashable,​ Fast Company and The Memo​ among others​.

​He has a well-trafficked tech blog, Mob76 Outlook​, which has more than 105,000 unique visitors per month.

He is an emcee/panellist/moderator​/interviewer ​and speaker in cities such as London, San Francisco, ​Beirut, ​Helsinki, Moscow, Dubai, Lagos, Austin and Dublin at events such as The SXSW, ​BDL Accelerate, ​The Europas, Slush, STEP, Startup Village, Mobile Web Africa ​and others.

​The highpoint of his interviewing career to date was in November 2016 was a 60-minute one-to-one conversation with Steve Wozniak in front of 8,000 people in Beirut.

Ecosystems in perspective

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Monty Munford (Tech Columnist) discusses what makes a great startup ecosystem with Bindi Karia (Expert on Startups), Gary Abela (TOA Media) and Samer Karam (BDL Accelerate).

Ecosystems
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Fireside chat: Are you investable?

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Fireside chat between Monty Munford (Tech Columnist @ Forbes & BBC) and Michael Staton (Partner @ Learn Capital) on what makes a startup investable.

Startup Fundamentals
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