David Trayford

David Trayford
After a banking and specialised financial broking career in London he founded a property development company in Hungary working with high end clients and diplomats. His “summer job” is Team Project Coach at Singularity University based at NASA Research Park in Silicon Valley helping newly formed teams create businesses to tackle global grand challenges. He has or had coaching and mentoring roles at most leading European startup events and accelerators. Passionate about learning, he is co-Founder of Lurnia, a Romanian based startup building games and education programs to help high school students understand finance and business. He is an advisor in the EU Commission Startup Europe project MY-WAY which works with student organisations and young adults to provide resources and connections for them to become entrepreneurs. He is also Founder of thehub.hu — Budapest’s best connected co-working space.