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List of EIC Jury Members

Name AffiliationNationality
KristinAamodtManaging Director at Equinor Technology Ventures Norway
PatrickAlbertProfessor & Managing Director at PAt Partners Consulting SàrlSwitzerland
Oriol Alcoba MalaspinaDirector General at Esade CreapolisSpain
Maria ElenaAlfaro Martinez Head of Data & Open Innovation BBVASpain
CarlosAlmeidaCEO of EVIO - Electrical MobilityPortugal
RemiAlquierPresident of ID&SENSE,  Toulouse Business School,  President of INNOV@ InvestFrance
AndreaAlunniHead of New Venture Support and Funding,  Oxford University InnovationItaly
PedroAlvarezCEO at Ivoro Food Innovation Hub,  Mentor at EIT Food Accelerator Network,  Co-Founder Mimic SeafoodSpain
AnnaAmatiPartner at Eureka Venture SgrItaly
BirgitAndereggFounder & CEO of ABC&D Germany
TarynAndersenInvestor Relations DirectorSpain
VedranArnssonEntrepreneur and Investor at wedran ABSweden
StefaniaAscioneHead of R&I Advisory at Intesa SanpaoloItaly
PascaleAugeInserm Transfert CEO France
SergioBalassoneInnovation Leader at EIT DIGITAL  Italy
Alexander BanzVenture Partner,  Executive Board MemberNetherlands
MartaBaptistaInnovation Manager at Beta-i - Association for the Promotion of Innovation and EntrepreneurshipPortugal
LuisBarbosaCEO 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 PortugalPortugal
AnaBarjasicDirector at EBAN,  Founder and CEO Connectology Investments,  Global Entrepreneurship NetworkCroatia
Balazs BarkocziMember of the Board of Directors at Cashline HoldingsHungary
Mali M  Baum Founder & CEO of WLOUNGE Ecosystem Israel
BrigitteBaumannFounder and CEO of Go Beyond Investing,  ex-EBAN PresidentSwitzerland
BarakBen-AvinoamPartner at Benhamou Global VenturesIsrael
JonathanBergerCEOIsrael
LarissaBestLBAN,  Executive Director Equilibre Luxembourg,  serial entrepreneur,  FJD (Young Directors Luxembourg)Luxemburg
SashaBezuhanovaFounder and Chairperson at MOVE.BG Bulgaria
ClaudiaBlomgren-HansenFounder and Partner of LIFE SCIENCE PLUS Advokater,  Denmark,  former Director of Alliance Management,  Global R&D at LEO PharmaGermany
Videesha BockleInvestorUnited Kingdom
JuliannaBorsosCEO, Investment DirectorFinland
ChristineBosseChairman Danemark
MarioBrancifortiManaging Director at Samsung NEXT VenturesItaly
JohnBreslinProfessor at NUI Galway,  Programme Director at TechInnovate,  Co-Principal Investigator at CoPI,  Funded Investigator at VistaMilk,  CoFounder of PorterShed,  Chair at WestBICIreland
JulienBringerCEO of Kallistech & Senior Security Expert AdvisorFrance
CsabaBundikPartner at HATCH Ventures,  Vice Chairman of CEEC,  Business AngelHungary
JohanCardoenLife Sciences Executive and Senior Strategic AdvisorBelgium
JohnCarrigan Investment Director,   TheYieldLab,  Europe.Ireland
AndyCarsCEO and founder of Lean Ventures International ABSweden
ManuelCastelo-BrancoBoard MemberPortugal
RuiCastroCoFounder of Student Keep,  CIO of Grupo Somitel,  President of Alpha Coimbra,  Founder of RNC.ptPortugal
RicardasCepasChairman at Labas Ventures,  USALithuania
Dominique ChambasOwner,  founder and board member (TRF Retail,  aldata,  SQLI) France
Young-jin ChoiHead of Impact Investing Advisory at PHINEO gAGGermany
Rosario CimminoInnovation Manager. Aerospace Design & Development expert. Industry 4.0 expert. Big Science Systems Development Director. Co-founder & Chairman at VAIM SRLItaly
BridgetConnelBusiness Angel InvestorUK
AndreConventsInnovation Leader at Procter & GambleBelgium
MagnusCorfitzen CEO of Ascelia Pharma AB Denmark
CarlosCorreira Da Silva BartoloCo-founder and Chairman Glymt,  Founder APBA (Business Angel Association)Portugal
BaptisteCotaFounding Partner of LeadBlock PartnersFrance
SteveCrossanExecutive in Residence at AtomicoUnited Kingdom
DilekDayinlarli KocaataManaging Partner at ScaleX Ventures,  Kauffman fellowTurkey
Aline de Santa IzabelFounder and CEO at YOGUT ME & Synbiotic KitchenSweden/Brazil
AlettaDebernardiDirector at PALGANetherlands
Bruno DelepierreManaging Director at We Mean Business,  Talent Scout at MITBelgium
PatriciaDimondCOO Value Retail Management,  IMD Switzerland,  C-level operating rolesUnited Kingdom
EdenDjanashviliFounder Barcelona Deeptech Community Spain
MatthewDoveyHead of e-Infrastructure StrategyUnited Kingdom
BarryDownesManaging PartnerIreland
BrankoDrobnakProcurator and Founder - Arima d.o.o. - Board Member at Business Angels SloveniaSlovenia
Matei Dumitrescu Partner @ Roca X,  Vice President @ TechangelsRomania
JavierEcharriCEO EBN,  former Secretary General EVCA, InvestEuropeSpain
MariaEchavarriInvestment Director at Fondo Bolsa SocialSpain
HartmutEhrlichCEO at ABIVAXGermany
AkiEldarExecutive Chairman at Sixgill,  Entrepreneur,  Advisor to startups and mentorIsrael
Anne Grete Ellingsen Founder and CEO of Energy&Management ASNorway
MarcusErkenFounding Partner at Sunfish PartnersGermany
LeonidExterChief Energizer at Hack Belgium,  Founder @westartupBelgium
CristinaFanjul AlonsoManaging Director CEEI AsturiasSpain
Emma Fau SebastianFounder 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 EuropeSpain
MaciejFilipkowskiBusiness Angel,  PodcasterPoland
CarlaFiloticoPartner at SpaceTec PartnersItaly
LizFlemingEarly stage investor & ecosystem developmentIreland
AntonioFonducaManaging Partner at Venture Diplomat,  Director of Private Equity Global,  Industry Advisor at Lean VenturesSweden
DavidFordInvestor,  Chairman at SomaServe United Kingdom
UliFrickeCEO at FunderNation,  Triangle Venture Capital Group,  Invest EuropeGermany
EliFrydmanManaging Director - Healthcare,  Aurum VenturesIsrael
EkaterinaGianelliPartner at Inventure Finland
AlexGilbertDirector at Clean Growth Ltd United Kingdom
Maria EugeniaGironNon Executive Director,  Co-Founder Rising Tide EuropeSpain
AngeleGiulianoCEO AcrossLimits & iSmart,  Business Angel with Rising Tide & Go Beyond Investing,  President Foundation for Women EntrepreneursMalta
YvetteGoSenior Investment Manager at Capricorn PartnersNetherlands
MagnusGraf LambsdorffSenior Advisor Germany
CoraGriffinLife Sciences Business Development ConsultantIreland
GiuseppeGubelloInnovation Manager at Fondo Atlante VenturesItaly
Ayse NilGuzel SarigolluChairwomanTurkey
Franz-WernerHaasChief Operations OfficerGermany
Irina Haivas Partner at AtomicoRomania
SorenHejnfeltCBDO @ Finestmedia,  CEO @ Nordic 360Denmark
IsabellaHermann-SchönManaging PartnerAustria
Hafdis SunnaHermannsdottirFounder and CPO in DagensIceland
Maria VictoriaHernandez ValcarcelBoard member at CaixaBank Payments ,  Head of the investment committee Rising Tide EuropeFrance
JannekeHoedemaekersBusiness Director Strategic Partnerships at University of TwenteNetherlands
KristinHollungResearch Director,  Food and Health at NofimaNorway
MagnusHolmSenior Executive,  Entrepreneur and Investor in Medical Devices and Digital HealthSweden
Björn HolsteManaging Partner of Technology InstituteGermany
AndrewHorsleyInnovation Lead at UK Research InnovationUnited Kingdom
Anne Hovi WorsøePortfolio Manager at Bakken & Bæck,  Angel Investor No Isolation Oslo,  Co-funder Nordic Innovation House,  CEO of the Norwegian Venture Capital AssociationNorway
XiaoliHuHead of Business Development at Xbrane Biopharma ABSweden
Lina HuertasChief Technologist,  Digital ManufacturingUnited Kingdom
BartHuiskenManaging PartnerNetherlands
Clyde HutchinsonEarly seed fund investor and accelerator co-leadIreland
Maite Ibern Gomez Business Development Manager at Autonomous University of BarcelonaSpain
BarbaraImhofExecutive Board Member at Women in Aerospace Europe,  Co-Founder and Managing Director LIQUIFER Systems GroupAustria
TatianaIssaevaManaging Partner Fluent Digital Capital Finland
Milen IvanovFounder & CEO of CEO Angels ClubBulgaria
HenriJacobsChairman of the board at Techventures & Managing Director Forcit BeneluxBelgium
DariuszJanusekCo-founder and CEO of SensoriumLabPoland
JonasJohanssonScience and Innovation DirectorSweden
AdaJonuseCEOLithuania
SonjaJostCEOGermany
CynthiaJurytkoInvestment ManagerGermany
NoraKaarelaHead of Health & WellbeingFinland
EllaKalninaPartner and  Acceleration Programme Director at Commercialization Reactor Fund Latvia
GuusKederPartner,  Board Member,  CEO at Indra Scientific SANetherlands
StavrianaKofterosDeal Leader Investment Committee Rising Tide Europe 3,  Vice President Research & Innovation FoundationCyprus
Michaela KrskovaInvestment Manager at Neulogy VenturesSlovakia
TanjaKufnerManaging Director at Rainmaking Innovation, Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation and EnergyGermany
FabioLa FrancaInvestment Director at Station12 VenturesFrance
SamLaakkonenContingent Managing Director Sustainability at TechstarsFinland
Jacob  Lange MorescoInvestment DirectorDenmark
Raphaël LantéExternal Ventures Manager at Saint-Gobain France
GinyLarochePartner The Impact Lab Luxemburg
MatejaLavric  
PatriciaLayola CastroInvestment Manager & Co-founder at VICTORIA Venture Capital SCR-PYME S.A.,  BarcelonaSpain
MarioLebherzManaging Dire+A45:T45ctor at Atlantic Food LabsGermany
AnneLebreton WolfBusiness Angel France
MichaelLeeManaging Director for Syngenta Group VenturesUnited Kingdom
MichaelLeeManaging Director for Syngenta Group VenturesUK
DavidLemboFull Professor of Microbiology-Head,  Laboratory of Molecular Virology and Antiviral research. University of Turin Italy.

CEO of Panoxyvir
Italy
Valerie AnneLencznarManaging DirectorFrance
MonikaLesslVP of Corporate Innovation,  R&D and Societal Engagement Germany
Paul LeufkensCEO of CART-Tech B.V.Netherlands
Elisabeth LichemPrincipal at Acton Capital Partners GmbHGermany/Austria
JernejaLoncarFounder at Good Tech Ventures Slovenia 
ElisabethLöwenbourg-BrzezinskiPrincipal (Investment Professional) at Acton Capital Partners GmbHAustria
SantiagoLozanoTech Transfer Venture Funds Manager and Board member in different Tech Transfer Spin offsSpain
JesusLozano LopezSenior Investor at Repsol Corporate VenturingSpain
JesusLozano PerezFounder and CEO of Silicon Seeds Capital. Serial Entrepreneur,  Business Angel,  and Author.Spain
Evert JaapLugtManaging DirectorNetherlands
MassimilianoMagriniCo-Founder and Managing Partner at United Ventures Italy
AnnaMajFinTech Advisor – CreativeLink,  PayTech,  Mentor - PwC Startup Collider,  European Women Payments Network (EWPN)Poland
EuclidesMajorInvited Professor and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at NOVA SBE,  Partner at OZZY VenturesPortugal
RonMargalitFounding Partner at Venture KineticsIsrael
Akos MaroyEngineering Manager at GoogleHungary
TomasMartunasFounding Partner of Iron Wolf CapitalLithuania
MaryMcKennaDirector Elemental-Software Derry,  Entrepreneurship Expert Saïd Business SchoolIreland
AurelioMezzoteroPartner at Innogest SGRItaly
Luca MionHead of Innovation and Technology Transfer at Hub Innovazione Trentino,  former Chairman of the Independent Investment Expert Group of the European CommissionItaly
ThaleiaMisailidouPrincipal at Marathon Venture CapitalGreece
Max MohammadiFounder & Chairman at Hippogriff.seSweden
PhilippeMorettoInnovation and Standards Senior AdviserFrance
NataliaMühlemannVice President,  Strategic Consulting,  Clinical Development – Regulatory - Market Access - Commercialization at CYTELSwitzerland
ZlatolinaMukovaPartnerBulgaria
PaulMurrayPartner at Atlantic BridgeIreland
Mihaela Madalina NazareManager R&D Programmes at Digital CatapultRomania
CarlNisingHead of Corporate R&DGermany
Tamara Obradov Managing Partner at Tablomonto Ventures,  NL Netherlands
CosminOchisorPartner at Gapminder Ventures Romania
Regla IrisÖhrnInvestment Advisor - Life Science and HealthcareSweden
DrewO'SullivanAdvisor to European Angel Fund Ireland. Lead Equity Advisor with InterTradeIrelandIreland
JohnO'SullivanGeneral PartnerIreland
GurcanOzanPartner at ACT Venture PartnersTurkey
JanPalasinskiInvestment Partner at Future Energy VenturesPoland/Italy
FlorinPaunHead of MissionFrance
ZoePedenVC Ananda Impact VenturesUK
Magdalena PekalskaFounder and Owner Minthorse ConsultingPoland
Ricardo Perdigão Henriques CEO of Bionova CapitalPortugal
Roelof PietersCTO & cofounder of OverstoryNetherlands
TheologosProkopiouManaging Director at i4G - Incubation for GrowthGreece
HugoRamosCo-Founder and Partner at Matching VenturesPortugal
LiseRechsteinerPartner at Propagator VenturesNorway
PhilippeRichardPresidentFrance
ElenaRicoManaging Partner at IMPACT Partners Iberica - ERSpain
KerryRitzAdvisor at Auquan,  Non Executive Director at Krzana,  Entrepreneur in Residence at TechstarsUnited Kingdom
ErikRobertsonCEOSweden
LauraRooseboomco-founder and managing  partner of StartGreen CapitalNetherlands
AndreaRosenHead of Smart City @INFARMIsrael
Marie-ElisabethRuslingCEO,  Board Member France
JordiSafontGeneral Partner and CEO at Lanzame CapitalSpain
YairSafraiActive ChairmanIsreal
DariaSaharovaPartner at Vito ONELatvia
DianaSaraceniCo-founder & General Partner at Panakes Partners MilanoItaly
MatthiasSchneiderPartner and Managing Director of Nouvel (Barcelona),   Founding Partner of Brand New World (Munich) Austria
AnoukSchoorsVP Sales and Operations at Peregrine Inc.Belgium
AnaSegurado EscuderoManaging PartnerSpain
MarkoSeppäOwner & CEO of VCC Oy,  Co-Founder & CEO of Global Enabler Corporation OyFinland
CécileSevrainConsultantFrance
MihaiSfintescuManaging Director at Abilito Capital,  Venture Capitalist & Start-up MentorRomania
AudraShallalManaging Director at BOSS Consulting USA
MariaShiao ChanSales Director,  FFE LtdFrance
Sotiris Siagas Founding Partner,  TECS Capital FundGreece
EugeneSmythInvestment Manager with Dublin BIC Managed Funds, AIB Seed Capital FundIreland
Rita Joana Guerreiro Gomes Jesus deSousaManaging Director (Naves VC)Portugal
Atle HugoSovikCOB 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 EngineeringNorway
NicolasStephanInvestment Director,  Innovative projects in Ecological and Energy transition,  ADEME Investissement SAS  France
MashaStrommeChair of EXACT TherapeuticsFrance/Canada
SheilaStruyckVenture Partner at NBI InvestorsNetherlands
LeldeStukle-OjasaluMember of the BoardLatvia
TanyaSuarezCo-Founder of IoT Tribe,  CEO at BluSpecs InnovationSpain
Mirko TadicManaging Director at Bridgeway - Startup Accelerator,  Venture Builder,  Innovation Consultancy and DIHSerbia
HesterTakInvestment Manager at Oost NL in The NetherlandsNetherlands
Daria TatajFounder and CEOPoland
WencheTeiglandChairman of the Board in PowerzeekNorway
AssafTopazBoard Member,  Chairman of certain companiesIsrael
EwaTreitzBusiness Development Startups and Investors,  Amazon Web ServicesPoland
AlmudenaTrigo LorenzoFounding Partner & Chairwoman at BeAble CapitalSpain
Gerard van der HoevenManaging Partner at Protium.digital and Protium.venturesNetherlands
Michielvan DeursenEntrepreneur,  Founder & Investor,  Capital VNetherlands
MariVavulskiHead of Startup EstoniaEstonia
AdiariVazquezCEO & Founder,  Braver VenturesUSA
Guilhem Velvé CasquillasCEO Elvesys SAS,  CEO Long Long Life SASFrance
Nicolas Verschelden Global Innovation Director at AB InBevBelgium
CristinaVicini-RademacherFounder of Vicini Strategy,  Board Member at dFund,  and Board Member at Delaware Consulting International.
 
Italy
HelenaVieiraAssociate Professor at University of LisbonPortugal
Claus-Heinervon RiegenVice President Business Model InnovationGermany
NorbertWindhabVice President Strategic Projects Health CareGermany
SandraWycechInnovation Community Manager at Bank of IrelandPoland
TatjanaZabasu MikužManaging Partner at South Central Ventures (SCV Fund Management)Slovenia 
MartinZadražilCOO at Tescan Orsay Holding Czech Republic
AlexZhigarevGeneral Partner at SpeedinvestRussia
JesusZurdoSenior Vice President Innovation and Venture Partnerships at Rentschler Biopharma SE Spain