As General Partner at TEAM ABC, Clyde is investing in early-stage startups in transportation and coastal tourism focusing on sustainability and digital transformation.
He was one of first signatories of the UNEP Sustainable Blue Economy Finance Initiative. He has also served as UN Decade of Ocean Science Arctic Task force working group member and active member of the UN ICAO Coalition for Sustainable Aviation and the World Ocean Council. He has led several international innovation and startup programs such as Propeller Shannon (backed by Boeing and Datalex) and Founder of Viva Air Labs (Latin America’s first innovation hub for Aviation) Medellín, Colombia.
He is currently advisor board member at Searoutes and MèreMer.
CURRENT POSITIONS AND RECORNITION
Experienced mentor and evaluator working with European Commission’s EIC Accelerator, Transition, BlueInvest, EIT Digital/Food (Water Scarcity)/Health programs. As well as RIF Cyprus, Sustainable Ocean Alliance, and Enterprise Ireland. Spent his early career as academic researcher working at University of Cambridge, ZSL London Zoo, Imperial College and Tokyo University focusing on international development, conservation and effect of habitat destruction on human health in UK., Africa (Ghana, Kenya, Uganda), India and the Caribbean