We are Grip, an award-winning matchmaking App for events that changes the networking game for your attendees. Grip is the first AI powered event networking solution.
Grip empowers exhibitors and attendees to make meaningful connections at events to reach their business goals faster. Grip takes the hard work out of networking by becoming an attendee’s own personal assistant, through its Ai software recommending the best people to meet in function of their business needs. Using advanced algorithms, Grip’s Ai will identify the right people to meet and presents them on an easy-to-use swiping interface.
For Event Organizers
A real-time B2b matchmaking solution for your attendees. Exhibitors & attendees get the most out of your event, driving a better ROI. Get priceless insight into your attendees that can improve your marketing, ticket sales and sponsors report.
Never again miss the most valuable connections at an event. Grip uses artificial intelligence to enable attendees to connect with the right people efficiently. Schedule meetings directly within the Grip App
How It Works
Artificial Intelligence suggests the right people to meet at an event, and presents them on an easy-to-use swiping interface. Learn from attendees’ preferences as they swipe consequently learn more about your attendees. AI improves the recommendations attendees receive in real time.
Our Product Solution
Intelligent event networking with a smart meeting scheduler GEMA – Grip’s Embedded Matchmaking Algorithm API Grip LeadBox Plugin Grip Analytics and Insights Dashboard
“The meetings would have taken at least the first day of the conference to arrange – but (with Grip) I’ve been able to arrange them a week in advance.”
Business Development Lead
Luke’s career started on Wall Street with Deutsche Bank in 2008 as a Technology Program Manager. His career later took him to BlackRock where he held multiple roles including Business Manager to the firms European fixed income iShares business. His passion for Impact Investment and agriculture then led him to founding Europe’s first sustainable agriculture crowd funding platform. He is a keen cyclist and can often be found plugged into his Spotify playlists.
Senior Software Engineer
For her dissertation she made a self-learning obstacle-avoiding mobile robot, Ania is an experienced developer with a strong interest in machine learning, scalable solutions, and clean code. Ania holds a BSc in Computer Science with AI from City University London and in her free-time you can find her playing drums in bands around London.
Pablo is passionate about innovation and problem solving. This led him to publish two papers on Evolutionary Algorithms and several cutting edge Android games. Pablo holds a BA in Computer Science and a Master in Computer Engineering from the University of A Coruña. In his free time, you can find Pablo playing basketball, reading a book or watching sports.
Graduated from the leading advertising university in the UK – Jack is creative with a marketing flair. He is overseeing all the marketing for Grip, when not thinking of innovative solutions for Grip, Jack enjoys skiing, running and spending time with his family.
Co-Founder & CEO
Starting his first company at age 17 – Tim is an entrepreneur at heart with a passion for creating awesome products. Tim co-founded Grip in 2014 and became the Chief Executive Officer after Grip and Intros joined forces. When not pushing pixels and creating tickets for devs you can find him in the best burger places of London or reading a good book.
Designer & Front-end Developer
Tommy is an experienced UI/UX and mobile/web developer with a sharp eye for pixel-perfect design, a great user experience and a clean maintainable codebase. Tommy loves to challenge and push the newest technologies and trends, to create the best possible product. Tommy holds a Master of Arts degree in Information Science, and in his spare time loves mountain biking and travelling.
Head of Engineering
Ivan is a seasoned tech veteran who’s earned his engineering chops at Silicon Valley’s oldest web company Yahoo. He has been involved in pretty much everything from the good old days of the desktop web, through to mobile app technologies, social platforms as well as search and advertising revenue systems. More recently, Ivan has gone back to school and completed a Masters in Intelligent Systems at King’s College London.
Maria has an international background having worked in the hospitality industry for over a decade. She holds a Master in Hospitality Management and it is also qualified in Digital Marketing, Project Management and Business Analysis. In her spare time she enjoys dancing flamenco and learning new languages.
CopywriterDeb has variously been a Yahoo! Search Editorial lead, an English teacher, features journalist, and defence policy analyst. A fascination with the intersection between humans and technology led to a Distinction in New Media sociology from the London School of Economics, where she enjoyed her thesis on the authenticity of Britney Spears’ online fans. Her current challenges involve not tiger-mothering her kids through their lives.
Sales Representative Benelux at Grip
Ruben's career started as lead sales & marketing for one of the first event app platforms in the Benelux; EventOPlanner. His interest for events and technologie was born. After the experience of 300+ events he started Live Tech Company, to help companies with making events more relevant through event technology of international leading providers. Ruben works with various companies in the event technology space and is proud to represent Grip in the Benelux. When he's not on the road for Grip he loves to travel, climb mountains, catch big fish and surf waves.
We are Grip, a professional networking app for events. Grip empowers professionals to achieve their networking potential. The Grip matchmaking app connects delegates, speakers, and exhibitors in a fast and simple way.