Jason Purvor blends a deep insight of the drivers of business success and sales performance with an intense passion for technology and social impact.
Jason currently runs a ‘first man in Europe’ consultancy, where he acts as sales champion, trainer, and deep-dive technical advisor for US startups venturing into Europe. His focus at present is on-boarding Google partners for two US companies, covering Cloud and desktop collaboration. Additional credits include negotiating a multi-million euro joint venture with a global real estate company to secure planning for a new town in Romania designed for the needs of the emerging middle class; establishing a social and affordable housing venture for which he performed as director of operations in Brazil and Eastern Europe; securing highest contributor awards at a string of Californian start-ups including US Robotics, Cisco Systems, and Inktomi; and serving on the board for a number of stock exchange listed feeder funds.
Equipped with an impassioned commitment to give back, Jason is a business mentor at the University of Oxford Saïd Business School and is an entrepreneurship and public speaking lecturer to French MBA students at INSEEC in London. He also founded the Oxford Basket Brigade, a not-for-profit that annually delivers Christmas lights to disenfranchised families, and chaired the Bobby Moore Fund for Cancer Research for a three-year tenure during which he grew a cornerstone fundraising event to an annual contribution of £250,000.
Jason is married to Isobel, a novelist and travel writer, and has two school age children.
Location: London, England | UK