Victoria Lennox is the Co-Founder, President and former CEO of Startup Canada, and responsible for giving a voice to Canada’s 3.5 million entrepreneurs. She is an innovation policy and program architect, ecosystem diplomat, and an angel investor passionate about fostering equality, hope, peace, and prosperity through entrepreneurship.
Victoria is recognized by the United Nations Development Programme and the European Union as one of the foremost experts in entrepreneurship education and in fueling movements and awareness campaigns to ensure that the right policies, programs, and enabling frameworks are in place to compete and thrive in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
As the co-founder for the US-based Startup Nations and as the founder of a UK-based charity supporting young entrepreneurs, Victoria supports the development of enterprise and social
innovation organizations in more than 20 countries. Victoria was a UK Top 30 Under 30 and the recipient of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion and a recipient of Canada’s Volunteer Awards among many other accolades, awards, and prizes received for her leadership.