Tobin has more than 15 years of experience in the telecommunications and mobile sectors. He is a founding Partner at Mobile Value Partners, where he provides actionable strategy, accelerated growth and active investment to the world’s leading mobile operators, banks, retailers, media and more. As part of MVP, Tobin co-invested and is Board Director at Adbrain and SmartPipe.
Previously, Tobin was Group Director of Commercial Development at Vodafone, where he spearheaded the development of MNO strategies for mobile financial services and mobile marketing through the European E5, the GSMA and the MMA. He was also a Board Advisor to internet startups such as Amobee, Vouchercloud, Finsphere and Weve, and ran the Vodafone Ventures fund. Prior to that, Tobin was CMO at AOL Europe and Commercial Director at BSkyB and at McKinsey, where he began his career.