Michael “Mic” Valentine
Founder and President
BS, engineering, Technical University of Denmark
MBA, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

Mike Valentine is a visionary entrepreneur, celebrated for his lifelong commitment to fostering leadership and innovation. As the CEO and Founder of Village Accelerator, he spearheads a global initiative aimed at nurturing the growth of budding entrepreneurs while addressing some of the world’s most pressing challenges.

Drawing upon his extensive entrepreneurial background, Mike orchestrates the development of new hubs and centers that serve as comprehensive ecosystems encompassing a myriad of industries. These centers operate as incubators, cultivating a fertile ground for startups and businesses to thrive. Under his guidance, these incubators aren’t just limited to fostering business growth; they are engineered to tackle multifaceted global challenges.

As a mentor and advocate for aspiring leaders, Mike Valentine channels his entrepreneurial wisdom and experience to empower individuals, fostering a new generation of leaders equipped to tackle the complexities of today's world. His dedication to developing holistic incubators that blend industry expertise with societal impact marks him as a pioneering force in the realm of entrepreneurship and innovation.