Brian Collins

I was raised in Boston and got my BA in English from Union College in upstate New York. I worked for 5 years in the publishing and digital media industry. In my spare time I volunteer for a non-profit foundation called the Abelard Foundation. We provide grants to grassroots groups active in social empowerment, civil rights, worker rights and environmental stewardship. Brian is responsible for all LUMO Labs USA operations.


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Jenna Seiden - Venture Advisor LUMO Labs

Executive level leader for companies such as HTC, Maker Studios (acquired by Disney) and Microsoft. She specializes in identification, negotiation and management of strategic partnerships. She builds on intimate knowledge and ability to navigate technology, entertainment, MCNs, video games, virtual reality and sports industries. Jenna holds a MBA in Marketing and Entertainment Management from UCLA Anderson School of Management.

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Sven Bakkes - Founder LUMO Labs

Early exposure to Silicon Valley as an assistant management consultant gave Sven the entrepreneur bug. He joined a research group at the Eindhoven University of Technology where he performed research for KPMG Consulting, Philips Electronics, and Cap Gemini, and in parallel started his first Internet venture. He was Chief Commercial Officer at an innovative corporate venture of Eneco, sold successfully, and co-founded iOpener Media, which received USD 6 million VC funding. His expertise is in entrepreneurship, operational management, contracting, licensing, IPR, technology strategy and finance. Sven co-founded LUMO Labs and holds a Master of Science (MSc.) in International Business from Maastricht University, Netherlands.

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