James Parton

Director of Twilio Europe


"After establishing itself in the US, it is exciting to see the Alliance come to Europe. The organisation has a track record of great work in a number of important areas including data privacy & security, patents and commerce. I look forward to the Apps Alliance supporting and equipping European developers for success."

James is Twilio's Director of Europe, and brings over 20 years’ experience of working at the intersection of telecommunications and the web for BT, O2, Telefonica and now Twilio - a leading Silicon Valley startup. His roles have covered marketing, new product development, product management and business development.

An active contributor to the wider tech and marketing community, James is a Tech London Advocate and mentors at various Startup Accelerators across Europe including TechStars London.