Rob Desbourough

Rob Desborough

Managing Partner

Rob is a General Partner at Seraphim Space Manager LLP, the world’s leading specialist investor in SpaceTech and manager of the London Stock Exchange listed Seraphim Space Investment Trust Plc, heading up the early-stage investments. He is a co-founder of Seraphim Space Accelerator, which was launched in 2018, and is now among the world’s leading accelerator programmes for SpaceTech start-ups. Under Rob’s guidance the Seraphim Space Accelerator has graduated 91 SpaceTech start-ups, which have collectively raised $340m+ in co-investment syndicated from over 100 venture capital investors. He is a fund representative on the boards of Xona Space Systems, Altitude Angel and other early-stage investments. Rob holds a BSc (Hons) in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Glasgow and a Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Information Technology Systems from the University of Strathclyde.

Related Sessions

Space Investment Track

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Game Changers Track

Wednesday, April 10, 2024

9:00 am - 5:00 pm