Speakers 2020

Just a Few of Our Great Speakers!

Jeff Hoffman

Jeff Hoffman

Chairman of the Board, Global Entrepreneurship Network

Kristin Schreiber

Kristin Schreiber

Director for COSME Programme and SME Policy, European Commission

Sirpa Pietikäinen

Sirpa Pietikäinen

Member of the European Parliament

Kerstin Jorna

Kerstin Jorna

Director General, European Commission DG GROW

Alain Godard

Alain Godard

CEO of European Investment Fund

Anastasios Economou

Anastasios Economou

Chairman of Young Presidents Organization

Juan Alvarez De Lara

Juan Alvarez De Lara

Board member EBAN & Co-chairman, EBAN Impact Investing Committee

Taryn Andersen

Taryn Andersen

CEO & Co-Founder of Impulse4women International

Fernando Antunes

Fernando Antunes

CTO and Co-Founder of Delox

Wilson Antunes

Wilson Antunes

Head of the Portuguese Army's Biological Defense Laboratory

Brigitte Baumann Gervais

Brigitte Baumann Gervais

Founder of GoBeyond and efino

Godwill Bancole

Godwill Bancole

Managing Director of Business Creation at EIT Manufacturing

Christine Bjarkby

Christine Bjarkby

Investor and founder Lincs/EBAN Board

Elena Bou

Elena Bou

Innovation Director and Executive Board Member, InnoEnergy

Mathias Bohge

Mathias Bohge

Managing Director of R3 – Reliable Realtime Radio

Peter Braun

Peter Braun

Angel Investor and Board Member, EBAN

Sven Brossi

Sven Brossi

Angel Investor, CEO and Founder of Good Process

Mark Brownridge

Mark Brownridge

Director General, Enterprise Investment Scheme Association (EISA)

Ugo Celestino

Ugo Celestino

Policy Officer for Space Research, Innovation and Start-ups, European Commission DG DEFIS

Giorgio Chiarion Casoni

Giorgio Chiarion Casoni

Head of the Financing Infrastructure and Climate Change Unit, Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission

Young-jin Choi

Young-jin Choi

Head of Impact Investing at PHINEO

Maria del Coro Gutierrez Pla

Maria del Coro Gutierrez Pla

Seconded National Expert at European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Peter Cowley

Peter Cowley

EBAN President

Mihai Dragota

Mihai Dragota

Policy Officer - European Fund for Strategic Investments, DG ECFIN

Shiva Dustdar

Shiva Dustdar

Head of Innovation Finance Advisory, European Investment Bank

Lisa Fassl

Lisa Fassl

Co-Founder and CEO of Female Founders Club

Ivan Gauci

Ivan Gauci

Seconded National Expert at European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Fabienne Gauthier

Fabienne Gauthier

Head of Unit Innovation Ecosystems, European Commission – DG Research and Innovation

Sanjeev Gordhan

Sanjeev Gordhan

Newable Ventures Director

Maria Hala

Maria Hala

Business Angel, EBAN Health Committee

Lisa Hehenberger

Lisa Hehenberger

Director of the Entrepreneurship institute ESADE Business School

Kai Hockerts

Kai Hockerts

Professor Social Entrepreneurship Copenhagen Business School

Niclas Holmberg

Niclas Holmberg

Managing Director - Global Listing Services, NASDAQ

Candace Johnson

Candace Johnson

EBAN President Emeritus

Janne Jormalainen

Janne Jormalainen

Chairman Emeritus of Finnish Business Angels Network

Peter Jungen

Peter Jungen

Chairman of Peter Jungen Holding GmbH, EBAN President Emeritus

Clemens Kabel

Clemens Kabel

Investment Director and Authorised Officer at IBB Ventures

Regina Llopis

Regina Llopis

Vice President of AEBAN

Robert Lugowski

Robert Lugowski

Managing Partner of CobinAngels

Christos Lytras

Christos Lytras

Managing Partner at Hippocampus.io

Benedetta Lucini

Benedetta Lucini

Co-Founder and CEO, Oval Money

Ricardo Luz

Ricardo Luz

Emeritus President of Invicta Angels and Partner at Gestluz Consultores

Oliver Marchand

Oliver Marchand

CEO & Co-founder of Carbon Delta

Anne-Françoise Mélot

Anne-Françoise Mélot

Head of the Unit, Free Movement of Capital and application of EU law, European Commission - DG FISMA

Joseph Mocanu

Joseph Mocanu

Managing Partner of Verge HealthTech Fund

Ralph Mogicato

Ralph Mogicato

Entrepreneur, Independent Senior Advisor, Professional Board Member, Angel Investor

Kevin Morningstar

Kevin Morningstar

General Partner, Rockies Venture Fund

Stephane Ndong

Stephane Ndong

Head of Unit, DG Research and Innovation at the European Commission

Iris Öhrn

Iris Öhrn

Investment Advisor for Life Science at Business Region Göteborg

Michael O'Connor

Michael O'Connor

CEO of CorkBIC

Alberto Onetti

Alberto Onetti

Chairman and President, Mind the Bridge

Stéphane Ouaki

Stéphane Ouaki

Head of financial instruments Unit, DG Research and Innovation at the European Commission

Sohaila Ouffata

Sohaila Ouffata

Platform Director at BMW i Ventures

Kalle Palomaki

Kalle Palomaki

Senior Venture Capital Business Development Manager at Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Fausta Pavesio

Fausta Pavesio

Venture Partner at Startup Wise Guys

Iraklis Paraskakis

Iraklis Paraskakis

Senior Research Officer at SEERC

Vitaly Polekhin

Vitaly Polekhin

President at International Investor Organization INVESTORO

Alain Pujol

Alain Pujol

Board Member International Relations at Angels Santé

Amparo De San José

Amparo De San José

Director of the Business Angels and Family Offices Network at IESE, EBAN Board Member

Caroline A. Sai

Caroline A. Sai

Operations Manager, Angels Santé EIT Health Investor Network Leader

Keith Sequeira

Keith Sequeira

Head of the Governance and Coordination Unit of the European Innovation Council (EIC), European Commission

Charles Sidman

Charles Sidman

Managing Partner and Member, ECS Capital Partners and Angels

Hanna Sjöström

Hanna Sjöström

CEO GPX Medical AB/ Certified board member Life Science

Ian Sosso

Ian Sosso

Angel of the Year 2018, Founder and Managing Partner of Monte Carlo Capital

Richelle Spiekerman

Richelle Spiekerman

Project Manager at EUIPO

Alina Tanasa

Alina Tanasa

Deputy Head of Unit for financing of climate change, infrastructure policies and Euratom, European Commission DG ECFIN

Edward Vali

Edward Vali

General Partner at Accelerate Venture Partners

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