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List of EIC Jury Members

Name   Affiliation Nationality
Kristin Aamodt Managing Director at Equinor Technology Ventures  Norway
Patrick Albert Professor & Managing Director at PAt Partners Consulting Sàrl Switzerland
Oriol  Alcoba Malaspina Director General at Esade Creapolis Spain
Maria Elena Alfaro Martinez  Head of Data & Open Innovation BBVA Spain
Carlos Almeida CEO of EVIO - Electrical Mobility Portugal
Remi Alquier President of ID&SENSE,  Toulouse Business School,  President of INNOV@ Invest France
Andrea Alunni Head of New Venture Support and Funding,  Oxford University Innovation Italy
Pedro Alvarez CEO at Ivoro Food Innovation Hub,  Mentor at EIT Food Accelerator Network,  Co-Founder Mimic Seafood Spain
Anna Amati Partner at Eureka Venture Sgr Italy
Birgit Anderegg Founder & CEO of ABC&D  Germany
Taryn Andersen Investor Relations Director Spain
Vedran Arnsson Entrepreneur and Investor at wedran AB Sweden
Stefania Ascione Head of R&I Advisory at Intesa Sanpaolo Italy
Pascale Auge Inserm Transfert CEO  France
Sergio Balassone Innovation Leader at EIT DIGITAL   Italy
Alexander  Banz Venture Partner,  Executive Board Member Netherlands
Marta Baptista Innovation Manager at Beta-i - Association for the Promotion of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Portugal
Luis Barbosa CEO Innovation Vehicle in Innovo - London,  Industry 4.0 Program Operations Director - TMI Group - Singapore,  SME´s Program Innovation Consultant - COTEC Portugal,  Researcher - PhD in Social Innovation - ULP Portugal Portugal
Ana Barjasic Director at EBAN,  Founder and CEO Connectology Investments,  Global Entrepreneurship Network Croatia
Balazs  Barkoczi Member of the Board of Directors at Cashline Holdings Hungary
Mali M   Baum  Founder & CEO of WLOUNGE Ecosystem  Israel
Brigitte Baumann Founder and CEO of Go Beyond Investing,  ex-EBAN President Switzerland
Barak Ben-Avinoam Partner at Benhamou Global Ventures Israel
Jonathan Berger CEO Israel
Larissa Best LBAN,  Executive Director Equilibre Luxembourg,  serial entrepreneur,  FJD (Young Directors Luxembourg) Luxemburg
Sasha Bezuhanova Founder and Chairperson at MOVE.BG  Bulgaria
Claudia Blomgren-Hansen Founder and Partner of LIFE SCIENCE PLUS Advokater,  Denmark,  former Director of Alliance Management,  Global R&D at LEO Pharma Germany
Videesha  Bockle Investor United Kingdom
Julianna Borsos CEO, Investment Director Finland
Christine Bosse Chairman  Danemark
Mario Branciforti Managing Director at Samsung NEXT Ventures Italy
John Breslin Professor at NUI Galway,  Programme Director at TechInnovate,  Co-Principal Investigator at CoPI,  Funded Investigator at VistaMilk,  CoFounder of PorterShed,  Chair at WestBIC Ireland
Julien Bringer CEO of Kallistech & Senior Security Expert Advisor France
Csaba Bundik Partner at HATCH Ventures,  Vice Chairman of CEEC,  Business Angel Hungary
John Carrigan  Investment Director,   TheYieldLab,  Europe. Ireland
Andy Cars CEO and founder of Lean Ventures International AB Sweden
Manuel Castelo-Branco Board Member Portugal
Rui Castro CoFounder of Student Keep,  CIO of Grupo Somitel,  President of Alpha Coimbra,  Founder of RNC.pt Portugal
Ricardas Cepas Chairman at Labas Ventures,  USA Lithuania
Dominique  Chambas Owner,  founder and board member (TRF Retail,  aldata,  SQLI)  France
Young-jin  Choi Head of Impact Investing Advisory at PHINEO gAG Germany
Rosario  Cimmino Innovation Manager. Aerospace Design & Development expert. Industry 4.0 expert. Big Science Systems Development Director. Co-founder & Chairman at VAIM SRL Italy
Andre Convents Innovation Leader at Procter & Gamble Belgium
Magnus Corfitzen  CEO of Ascelia Pharma AB  Denmark
Carlos Correira Da Silva Bartolo Co-founder and Chairman Glymt,  Founder APBA (Business Angel Association) Portugal
Baptiste Cota Founding Partner of LeadBlock Partners France
Steve Crossan Executive in Residence at Atomico United Kingdom
Dilek Dayinlarli Kocaata Managing Partner at ScaleX Ventures,  Kauffman fellow Turkey
Aline  de Santa Izabel Founder and CEO at YOGUT ME & Synbiotic Kitchen Sweden/Brazil
Aletta Debernardi Director at PALGA Netherlands
Bruno  Delepierre Managing Director at We Mean Business,  Talent Scout at MIT Belgium
Patricia Dimond COO Value Retail Management,  IMD Switzerland,  C-level operating roles United Kingdom
Eden Djanashvili Founder Barcelona Deeptech Community  Spain
Matthew Dovey Head of e-Infrastructure Strategy United Kingdom
Barry Downes Managing Partner Ireland
Branko Drobnak Procurator and Founder - Arima d.o.o. - Board Member at Business Angels Slovenia Slovenia
Matei  Dumitrescu  Partner @ Roca X,  Vice President @ Techangels Romania
Javier Echarri CEO EBN,  former Secretary General EVCA, InvestEurope Spain
Maria Echavarri Investment Director at Fondo Bolsa Social Spain
Hartmut Ehrlich CEO at ABIVAX Germany
Aki Eldar Executive Chairman at Sixgill,  Entrepreneur,  Advisor to startups and mentor Israel
Anne Grete  Ellingsen  Founder and CEO of Energy&Management AS Norway
Marcus Erken Founding Partner at Sunfish Partners Germany
Leonid Exter Chief Energizer at Hack Belgium,  Founder @westartup Belgium
Cristina Fanjul Alonso Managing Director CEEI Asturias Spain
Emma  Fau Sebastian Founder of EU Capital,  Investor of Sofia Square,  Founding Member Startup Europe Africa Network,  Consultant Business Development of Princip.al,  Independent Board Member of Business Angels Europe Spain
Maciej Filipkowski Business Angel,  Podcaster Poland
Carla Filotico Partner at SpaceTec Partners Italy
Liz Fleming Early stage investor & ecosystem development Ireland
Antonio Fonduca Managing Partner at Venture Diplomat,  Director of Private Equity Global,  Industry Advisor at Lean Ventures Sweden
David Ford Investor,  Chairman at SomaServe  United Kingdom
Uli Fricke CEO at FunderNation,  Triangle Venture Capital Group,  Invest Europe Germany
Eli Frydman Managing Director - Healthcare,  Aurum Ventures Israel
Ekaterina Gianelli Partner at Inventure  Finland
Alex Gilbert Director at Clean Growth Ltd  United Kingdom
Maria Eugenia Giron Non Executive Director,  Co-Founder Rising Tide Europe Spain
Angele Giuliano CEO AcrossLimits & iSmart,  Business Angel with Rising Tide & Go Beyond Investing,  President Foundation for Women Entrepreneurs Malta
Magnus Graf Lambsdorff Senior Advisor  Germany
Cora Griffin Life Sciences Business Development Consultant Ireland
Giuseppe Gubello Innovation Manager at Fondo Atlante Ventures Italy
Ayse Nil Guzel Sarigollu Chairwoman Turkey
Franz-Werner Haas Chief Operations Officer Germany
Irina  Haivas  Partner at Atomico Romania
Soren Hejnfelt CBDO @ Finestmedia,  CEO @ Nordic 360 Denmark
Isabella Hermann-Schön Managing Partner Austria
Hafdis Sunna Hermannsdottir Founder and CPO in Dagens Iceland
Maria Victoria Hernandez Valcarcel Board member at CaixaBank Payments ,  Head of the investment committee Rising Tide Europe France
Janneke Hoedemaekers Business Director Strategic Partnerships at University of Twente Netherlands
Kristin Hollung Research Director,  Food and Health at Nofima Norway
Magnus Holm Senior Executive,  Entrepreneur and Investor in Medical Devices and Digital Health Sweden
Björn  Holste Managing Partner of Technology Institute Germany
Andrew Horsley Innovation Lead at UK Research Innovation United Kingdom
Anne  Hovi Worsøe Portfolio Manager at Bakken & Bæck,  Angel Investor No Isolation Oslo,  Co-funder Nordic Innovation House,  CEO of the Norwegian Venture Capital Association Norway
Xiaoli Hu Head of Business Development at Xbrane Biopharma AB Sweden
Lina  Huertas Chief Technologist,  Digital Manufacturing United Kingdom
Bart Huisken Managing Partner Netherlands
Clyde  Hutchinson Early seed fund investor and accelerator co-lead Ireland
Maite  Ibern Gomez  Business Development Manager at Autonomous University of Barcelona Spain
Barbara Imhof Executive Board Member at Women in Aerospace Europe,  Co-Founder and Managing Director LIQUIFER Systems Group Austria
Tatiana Issaeva Managing Partner Fluent Digital Capital  Finland
Milen  Ivanov Founder & CEO of CEO Angels Club Bulgaria
Henri Jacobs Chairman of the board at Techventures & Managing Director Forcit Benelux Belgium
Dariusz Janusek Co-founder and CEO of SensoriumLab Poland
Jonas Johansson Science and Innovation Director Sweden
Ada Jonuse CEO Lithuania
Sonja Jost CEO Germany
Cynthia Jurytko Investment Manager Germany
Nora Kaarela Head of Health & Wellbeing Finland
Ella Kalnina Partner and  Acceleration Programme Director at Commercialization Reactor Fund  Latvia
Guus Keder Partner,  Board Member,  CEO at Indra Scientific SA Netherlands
Stavriana Kofteros Deal Leader Investment Committee Rising Tide Europe 3,  Vice President Research & Innovation Foundation Cyprus
Michaela  Krskova Investment Manager at Neulogy Ventures Slovakia
Tanja Kufner Managing Director at Rainmaking Innovation, Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation and Energy Germany
Fabio La Franca Investment Director at Station12 Ventures France
Sam Laakkonen Contingent Managing Director Sustainability at Techstars Finland
Jacob   Lange Moresco Investment Director Denmark
Raphaël  Lanté External Ventures Manager at Saint-Gobain  France
Giny Laroche Partner The Impact Lab  Luxemburg
Mateja Lavric    
Patricia Layola Castro Investment Manager & Co-founder at VICTORIA Venture Capital SCR-PYME S.A.,  Barcelona Spain
Anne Lebreton Wolf Business Angel  France
Michael Lee Managing Director for Syngenta Group Ventures United Kingdom
David Lembo Full Professor of Microbiology-Head,  Laboratory of Molecular Virology and Antiviral research. University of Turin Italy.

CEO of Panoxyvir
Italy
Valerie Anne Lencznar Managing Director France
Monika Lessl VP of Corporate Innovation,  R&D and Societal Engagement  Germany
Paul  Leufkens CEO of CART-Tech B.V. Netherlands
Elisabeth  Lichem Principal at Acton Capital Partners GmbH Germany/Austria
Jerneja Loncar Founder at Good Tech Ventures  Slovenia 
Elisabeth
Löwenbourg-Brzezinski
Principal (Investment Professional) at Acton Capital Partners GmbH Austria
Santiago Lozano Tech Transfer Venture Funds Manager and Board member in different Tech Transfer Spin offs Spain
Jesus Lozano Lopez Senior Investor at Repsol Corporate Venturing Spain
Jesus Lozano Perez Founder and CEO of Silicon Seeds Capital. Serial Entrepreneur,  Business Angel,  and Author. Spain
Evert Jaap Lugt Managing Director Netherlands
Massimiliano Magrini Co-Founder and Managing Partner at United Ventures  Italy
Anna Maj FinTech Advisor – CreativeLink,  PayTech,  Mentor - PwC Startup Collider,  European Women Payments Network (EWPN) Poland
Euclides Major Invited Professor and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at NOVA SBE,  Partner at OZZY Ventures Portugal
Ron Margalit Founding Partner at Venture Kinetics Israel
Akos  Maroy Engineering Manager at Google Hungary
Tomas Martunas Founding Partner of Iron Wolf Capital Lithuania
Mary McKenna Director Elemental-Software Derry,  Entrepreneurship Expert Saïd Business School Ireland
Aurelio Mezzotero Partner at Innogest SGR Italy
Luca  Mion Head of Innovation and Technology Transfer at Hub Innovazione Trentino,  former Chairman of the Independent Investment Expert Group of the European Commission Italy
Thaleia Misailidou Principal at Marathon Venture Capital Greece
Max  Mohammadi Founder & Chairman at Hippogriff.se Sweden
Philippe Moretto Innovation and Standards Senior Adviser France
Natalia Mühlemann Vice President,  Strategic Consulting,  Clinical Development – Regulatory - Market Access - Commercialization at CYTEL Switzerland
Zlatolina Mukova Partner Bulgaria
Paul Murray Partner at Atlantic Bridge Ireland
Mihaela Madalina  Nazare Manager R&D Programmes at Digital Catapult Romania
Carl Nising Head of Corporate R&D Germany
Tamara  Obradov  Managing Partner at Tablomonto Ventures,  NL  Netherlands
Cosmin Ochisor Partner at Gapminder Ventures  Romania
Regla Iris Öhrn Investment Advisor - Life Science and Healthcare Sweden
Drew O'Sullivan Advisor to European Angel Fund Ireland. Lead Equity Advisor with InterTradeIreland Ireland
John O'Sullivan General Partner Ireland
Gurcan Ozan Partner at ACT Venture Partners Turkey
Florin Paun Head of Mission France
Magdalena  Pekalska Founder and Owner Minthorse Consulting Poland
Ricardo  Perdigão Henriques  CEO of Bionova Capital Portugal
Theologos Prokopiou Managing Director at i4G - Incubation for Growth Greece
Hugo Ramos Co-Founder and Partner at Matching Ventures Portugal
Lise Rechsteiner Partner at Propagator Ventures Norway
Philippe Richard President France
Elena Rico Managing Partner at IMPACT Partners Iberica - ER Spain
Kerry Ritz Advisor at Auquan,  Non Executive Director at Krzana,  Entrepreneur in Residence at Techstars United Kingdom
Erik Robertson CEO Sweden
Andrea Rosen Head of Smart City @INFARM Israel
Marie-Elisabeth Rusling CEO,  Board Member  France
Jordi Safont General Partner and CEO at Lanzame Capital Spain
Yair Safrai Active Chairman Isreal
Daria Saharova Partner at Vito ONE Latvia
Diana Saraceni Co-founder & General Partner at Panakes Partners Milano Italy
Matthias Schneider Partner and Managing Director of Nouvel (Barcelona),   Founding Partner of Brand New World (Munich)  Austria
Anouk Schoors VP Sales and Operations at Peregrine Inc. Belgium
Ana Segurado Escudero Managing Partner Spain
Marko Seppä Owner & CEO of VCC Oy,  Co-Founder & CEO of Global Enabler Corporation Oy Finland
Cécile Sevrain Consultant France
Mihai Sfintescu Managing Director at Abilito Capital,  Venture Capitalist & Start-up Mentor Romania
Audra Shallal Managing Director at BOSS Consulting  USA
Maria Shiao Chan Sales Director,  FFE Ltd France
Sotiris  Siagas  Founding Partner,  TECS Capital Fund Greece
Eugene Smyth Investment Manager with Dublin BIC Managed Funds, AIB Seed Capital Fund Ireland
Rita Joana Guerreiro Gomes Jesus de Sousa Managing Director (Naves VC) Portugal
Atle Hugo Sovik COB in two early stage,  VC funds in Norway aiming at investing both in Norway and in Eastern Europe+ private investor in the Nordics. Previous experience ,  20 years in VC, PE in the Nordics and Germany + 20 years in the Financial industry,  Energy,  Transportation and Engineering Norway
Nicolas Stephan Investment Director,  Innovative projects in Ecological and Energy transition,  ADEME Investissement SAS   France
Masha Stromme Chair of EXACT Therapeutics France/Canada
Sheila Struyck Venture Partner at NBI Investors Netherlands
Lelde Stukle-Ojasalu Member of the Board Latvia
Tanya Suarez Co-Founder of IoT Tribe,  CEO at BluSpecs Innovation Spain
Mirko  Tadic Managing Director at Bridgeway - Startup Accelerator,  Venture Builder,  Innovation Consultancy and DIH Serbia
Hester Tak Founding Partner of Brand New World (Munich)  Netherlands
Daria  Tataj Founder and CEO Poland
Wenche Teigland Chairman of the Board in Powerzeek Norway
Assaf Topaz Board Member,  Chairman of certain companies Israel
Ewa Treitz Business Development Startups and Investors,  Amazon Web Services Poland
Almudena Trigo Lorenzo Founding Partner & Chairwoman at BeAble Capital Spain
Gerard  van der Hoeven Managing Partner at Protium.digital and Protium.ventures Netherlands
Michiel van Deursen Entrepreneur,  Founder & Investor,  Capital V Netherlands
Mari Vavulski Head of Startup Estonia Estonia
Adiari Vazquez CEO & Founder,  Braver Ventures USA
Guilhem  Velvé Casquillas CEO Elvesys SAS,  CEO Long Long Life SAS France
Nicolas  Verchelden  Global Innovation Director at AB InBev Belgium
Cristina Vicini-Rademacher Founder of Vicini Strategy,  Board Member at dFund,  and Board Member at Delaware Consulting International.
 
Italy
Helena Vieira Associate Professor at University of Lisbon Portugal
Claus-Heiner von Riegen Vice President Business Model Innovation Germany
Norbert Windhab Vice President Strategic Projects Health Care Germany
Sandra Wycech Innovation Community Manager at Bank of Ireland Poland
Tatjana Zabasu Mikuž Managing Partner at South Central Ventures (SCV Fund Management) Slovenia 
Martin Zadražil COO at Tescan Orsay Holding  Czech Republic
Alex Zhigarev General Partner at Speedinvest Russia
Jesus Zurdo Senior Vice President Innovation and Venture Partnerships at Rentschler Biopharma SE  Spain