Clyde Hutchenson


I have a real passion for innovation, entrepreneurship and early stage enterprises. Focusing on working with venture capital/investors, early stage entrepreneurs, incubation centres and universities providing mentorship, organisational development and business development services. I am also involved in developing strong links between Ireland and Israel through the leadership of the Ireland Israel Business Network and FWD Ireland.

eHealth Connect Manager & Innovation Specialist Health Service Executive May 2016 – Present (4 months) eHealth Connect, a programme of eHealth Ireland aims to help digital companies to form partnerships with the Irish healthcare system. Through monthly drop-in centres, innovation challenges, networking meetups and the Future Health pre-accelerator.

Partner Journey Partners July 2016 – Present (2 months)Ireland We help organisations to scale. Leaders understand that success in business is achieved through an aligned combination of resources. This includes the people in your organisation, external advocates and those who are set to become part of your company. We work across this lifecycle to position organisations for future success. We help you to identify your immediate and long-term talent needs and develop bespoke strategies to ensure the future success of your organisation. Journey Partners particularly concentrate on programmes to support entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship and innovation, ensure you create an organisational culture which supports talent development and diversity.

Co Founder Sports and Tech November 2015 – Present (10 months) SPORTS & TECH WHERE SPORT AND TECHNOLOGY MEET Sports and Tech is a global gathering for the best and brightest minds in the crossover between Sport & Tech.

Head of Ireland & Co-Founder Ireland Israel Business Network February 2012 – Present (4 years 7 months)Ireland The Ireland Israel Business Network ( focuses on building a silicon bridge between the Ireland and Israel. As an independent, non-political organisation, we bring together Irish and Israeli professionals to explore mutually beneficial business opportunities through events, delegations and campaigns in both countries. We are currently campaigning for a direct flight between Dublin & Tel Aviv, sign up at