Jason Hood is the Founder and CEO of BourkeHood, a global R&D consultancy with offices in the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand. Under his leadership, BourkeHood experienced exponential growth within its first year and helped hundreds of business founders access R&D benefits. Jason also runs multiple FinTech companies and has a passion for streamlining the lending process for start-ups. Jason's passion for sports led him down the path of a Bachelor of Sports Science before working in wealth and funds management, with previous expertise coming from Westpac and BT (Westpac Group) whilst finishing his Masters in Applied Finance. In conjunction with BourkeHood, Jason runs an investment fund with a portfolio containing numerous software companies from Fintech, AI, PropTech and MedTech.