Dr. Linda Hickman
Founder at Hickman & Associates
Startupbootcamp Digital Health Berlin Mentor
Visiting Senior Fellow at the London School of Economics, and founder of Hickman & Associates based in London. A graduate of Stanford University, a Silicon Valley and European network supports her mentoring and consulting. Her entrepreneurial experience in opening new businesses and markets in over 37 countries at Oracle during its rapid growth period, led to her role at Royal Dutch Shell where she was responsible for the launch of a multi-million dollar software company.
Her strategy consulting includes clients such as CERN, Apple, Siebel, Schlumberger, MoD, Ministries of Finance, Ford, Mazda and Unilever. She combines global business development for high tech firms with a practical approach to coaching and mentoring startup teams in strategic skills through business model development from initial ideation through market expansion. At LSE, Linda teaches entrepreneurship to MSc students and is a Mentor at Startupbootcamp, the Stelios foundation and active in London startup hubs.