Connor Murphy

MD, Techstars
Connor is a Managing Director at Techstars Accelerator. He runs the SAP.io program in Berlin powered by Techstars. As of 2019, Techstars had accepted over 1,600 companies into its programs with a combined market capitalization of $18.2bn USD. In January 2011, Techstars launched the Global Accelerator Network (GAN), which links 22 similar programs internationally. The network was launched in conjunction with President Barack Obama's Startup America Partnership. Techstars is also the name behind Startup Week and Startup Weekend, which spur entrepreneurs to launch new ventures in a matter of hours. Prior to joining Techstars, he was Founder at Datahug and Co-Founder at Tracktive. Connor is an EY Entrepreneur of the Year alum, a recipient of the Best European B2B/Enterprise Startup at the Europas and Gartner Cool Vendor recipient.