Danny O’Brien

Danny serves as the Managing Director of EMEA and Global Programs at SVG Ventures | THRIVE, a prominent investor in the agri-food tech sector. In this role, he oversees the firm’s European portfolio and leads THRIVE’s accelerator programs in Silicon Valley, Calgary, and Melbourne, which are pivotal in generating substantial deal flow and fostering innovation.

Prior to his current role, Danny expanded his expertise in corporate innovation with firms in London and New York before becoming an entrepreneur, founding two startups, including a venture capital platform catalyzing investment in emerging startups which initially led him to AgTech in 2018.