Nio Liyanage

Head of Startup Strategy, Nest Innovation

A founder specialising in strategic advisory, Nio is deeply integrated into the startup ecosystem. With degrees in Engineering and Business, he started his career at Apple before building extensive experience as a Management Consultant at top tier firms over six years. In addition to co-founding numerous startups, Nio went on to develop a highly profitable business-building boutique which has provided strategic & fundraising support to over one hundred ventures. He holds equity and advisory roles in several high-growth businesses and is a sought-after speaker, educator and mentor. Having lived in four vastly different countries, Nio speaks five languages (none fluently!) and gets overly excited about sport, philanthropy and technology.

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