Jill Richmond

Partner at Ark (Singapore)

Jill Richmond is a strategy consultant and thought leader on emerging technology, working with new leaders in some of the most advanced technologies coming to market, among them blockchain, artificial intelligence and digital platforms.

Jill has over 15 years of experience focused on startups including co-founding two, advising several, helping talented CEO’s better tell their and their company’s story, vision go-to-market and mission as well as supporting global innovation within the World Bank Innovation Practice. Jill has curated and spoken at many conferences and panels and is currently a regular contributing writer for Forbes where she interviews some of the greatest minds in technology, media, venture capital, about women on the front lines of innovation in Silicon Valley and the “hard thing about hard things.” Jill is also a featured writer for BTC and Distributed Media-focused on the impact of blockchain technology on media, adtech, trade and healthcare.

Her views on technology and innovation have been featured in The Washington Post, VentureBeat, The New York Times, BBC, Modern Luxury, BTC Media, Forbes and Spectator.