It’s time for another fireside chat, this time with local entrepreneur and investor, Arjo Ghosh. One of Brighton’s biggest success stories, Arjo founded agency Spannerworks which eventually became a key part of global marketing company iCrossing, and then acquired by Hearst Corp.
Join us to hear about his early beginnings, the growth of the company from a tiny spare room in his flat to a 7k square foot office, and the journey of acquisition. Since exiting his company, Arjo has been involved in a number of different roles as chair, advisor, and investor, including a very lucrative investment in local tech success story, Brandwatch, which recently exited for $450M.
Today, Arjo has ventured into the world of electric cars with his new venture, Electric Together, and will share what he has been up to over the last few years. Join us for an opportunity to get an insight into what he’s working on and to ask him your questions.
Spannerworks, iCrossing, Electric Together
Entrepreneur & Investor
Arjo Ghosh founded agency Spannerworks in 1997 which became a trailblazer of the digital cluster in Brighton. Started in a tiny spare room of his flat in Sillwood Place, Brighton, a decade later, the company traded from a 7,000 square feet office in Palace Place off North Street and became a key part of iCrossing, a global marketing company with a $130m revenue, which exited in 2010 to Hearst Cor…