Monty Munford

Monty Munford

Writer, BBC & Forbes


Monty Munford is an emcee/panellist/moderator/interviewer and speaker at events such as SXSW, BDL Accelerate, The Europas, Slush, TechChill, STEP, Zest, Digital K, Startup Village, South Summit, Mobile Web Africa and others in cities such as London, San Francisco, Beirut, Helsinki, Riga, Moscow, Dubai, Lagos, Madrid, Sofia, Austin and Dublin. 

He writes a weekly tech columnist for Forbes in New York and a monthly business/tech columnist in London for the BBC and writes regularly on technology for the Economist, Newsweek, VentureBeat, TechCrunch, Mashable, Fast Company and many others. He has a well-trafficked tech blog, Mob76 Outlook, which has more than 110,000 unique visitors per month. 

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 10,000 people in Beirut and he is a regular visit to St James's Palace and Buckingham Palace as an advocate of the pitch@place startup initiative.