Ingi Björn is well known in the Icelandic startup ecosystem as a founder, consultant and mentor. Before joining the New business venture fund, Ingi was a project manager for Icelandic Startups and amongst the projects Ingi lead for Icelandic Startups was the Nordic Scalers project. Ingi Björn has a vast experience of founding and funding startups and he has hosted a number of conferences. Ingi sits on a board of a committee for first ever food policy for Iceland, as well as on board of Samtök Sprotafyrirtækja (Coalition of startups) and Stjórnvísi (Iceland Excellency).
Ingi Björn have a bachelor degree from University of Iceland in Political Science and a Masters degree in Applied Economics from the business school of Bifrost.
Ingi Björn sits on a boards of Kaptio, Ankeri, Akthelia, Oxymap and the contact for Atmo Select.