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Van Espahbodi
Managing Partner, Co-founder, starburst accelerator

Van is Co-Founder and COO of Starburst Accelerator, an innovation catalyst in the aerospace industry. It is the first and only global aerospace accelerator, connecting startups with corporates, investors and government, providing growth and investment opportunities for all. With offices in Los Angeles, Paris, Munich, Montreal, San Francisco and Singapore, the team has built an ecosystem of key players with thousands of startups in its network.

Helping startups scale their business in aerospace, aviation and defense with access to the largest group of corporate stakeholders to help startups win their first $1M+ contract.