Milan Samani


TIL Ventures

Milan Samani is the founder of The Intrapreneur Lab and a partner at TIL Ventures.

TIL Ventures works with governments, multi-lateral development banks and global corporations to build venture accelerators, develop market creation capabilities and drive intrapreneurial innovation. 

The Intrapreneur Lab is its flagship accelerator and was conceived by Milan in 2013. Now used by 22 global corporations including Barclays, Disney, Phillips and GSK, the Lab is housed in business schools across the world: Oxford in the UK, INSEAD in Singapore, Cornell in USA, & Gordon Institute of Business in South Africa. Since inception, the Lab has accelerated some 50 ventures in 9 global cohorts and is responsible for $15million of corporate investment into internal ventures several of which are in market and scaling with business cases in excess of $200 million revenue.

TIL Ventures works with 30 of the Fortune 100 companies and Milan is the lead architect on several in-house venture accelerators for organisations such as Pearson & The Inter-American Development Bank. TIL Ventures’ work is also published in leading business and academic journals such as Harvard Business Review and MIT Sloan Management Review and news media such as The Wall Street Journal and The Guardian.

Milan speaks regularly on innovation, intrapreneurship and market creation at business schools and conferences globally. He lives in London with his wife, Mita, a senior civil servant for the British government and young son.