Richard Forde

Special Projects at Web Summit

Richard Forde is a experienced professional in the field of technology communications and PR, with a strong background in managing strategy and communications for clients globally. Richard has held various leadership roles in companies such as Beachhut and Amwell, as well as being a Co-Founder & Director of CoconutCabin. Richard also has a Master's degree in Political Communication from Dublin City University and a BSc. in Government and Political Science from University College Cork.



  • Special Projects

    April 1, 2024 - present

  • VP Of Startup Relations

    September, 2023

  • Communications Manager And Collision Conf PR Lead

    March, 2016

  • PR Manager

    February, 2016

  • PR Executive

    February, 2015