Expert Jury

We will welcome +150 investors and corporate as members of the Expert Jury. 

Below is the list of the ones who already confirmed their participation.

Marcus Ademola
Marcus Ademola

Marcus Ademola

investor (Germany)
Healthcare
Digital
Christian Arndt
High-Tech Gründerfonds Management

Christian Arndt

High-Tech Gründerfonds Management (Germany)
FoodTech
Sustainability
Digital
Daniel Auriel
EIT Digital

Daniel Auriel

Access to Finance Specialist
EIT Digital (Germany)
Healthcare
Sustainability
Digital
Marcos Azeredo
Bright Pixel

Marcos Azeredo

Bright Pixel (Portugal)
FoodTech
Digital
Klaus Berding
Breslin AG

Klaus Berding

Director / Partner
Breslin AG (Switzerland)
Rob Beudeker
DSM Venturing B.V.

Rob Beudeker

Senior Investment Manager
DSM Venturing B.V. (Netherlands)
Sustainability
FoodTech
Nicolas Biet
The Faktory

Nicolas Biet

The Faktory (Belgium)
Digital
Michael Blank
investiere | Verve Capital Partners AG

Michael Blank

Head Investment Team
investiere | Verve Capital Partners AG (Switzerland)
Sustainability
Digital
Jörgen Bodin
Almi Invest

Jörgen Bodin

Investment Manager
Almi Invest (Sweden)
Sustainability
Christophe Bodin
CBO Consulting

Christophe Bodin

Director
CBO Consulting (Belgium)
Digital
Pavel Bogdanov
Almaz Capital

Pavel Bogdanov

Almaz Capital (United States)
Digital
Casper Bruens
Chemelot Ventures Management

Casper Bruens

Director
Chemelot Ventures Management (Netherlands)
Healthcare
FoodTech
Frank Bulens
Imec.xpand

Frank Bulens

Partner
Imec.xpand (Belgium)
Healthcare
Willem Bulthuis
WBX Ventures

Willem Bulthuis

CEO
WBX Ventures (Germany)
Sustainability
Digital
Eduardo Bundyra
Essex Innovation

Eduardo Bundyra

Private Equity Investor
Essex Innovation (Switzerland)
Sustainability
Digital
Mario Buric
CROWD NINE GmbH

Mario Buric

Co-Founder, Shareholder
CROWD NINE GmbH (Germany)
Digital
Jamie Butterworth
Circularity Capital LLP

Jamie Butterworth

Partner
Circularity Capital LLP (United Kingdom)
Healthcare
Sustainability
Lars Böhnisch
Evonik Venture Capital

Lars Böhnisch

Investment Manager
Evonik Venture Capital (Germany)
FoodTech
Roel Callebaut
Finindus NV

Roel Callebaut

Investment Analyst
Finindus NV (Belgium)
Sustainability
Digital
Barbara Castellano
Panakès Partners

Barbara Castellano

Investor
Panakès Partners (Italy)
Healthcare
Digital
Patrick Claessen
Brightlands Venture Partners

Patrick Claessen

Senior Investment Manager
Brightlands Venture Partners (Netherlands)
Sustainability
Digital
Rodolfo Condessa
Armilar Venture Partners SGFCR

Rodolfo Condessa

Senior Associate
Armilar Venture Partners SGFCR (Portugal)
Digital
Valter Darbe
IGC SRL

Valter Darbe

Managing Director
IGC SRL (Italy)
Sustainability
Alessia de Marinis
Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A.

Alessia de Marinis

Corporate Relationship Manager
Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A. (Italy)
Healthcare
Stephan Decher
Zaz Ventures

Stephan Decher

Managing Partner
Zaz Ventures (United Kingdom)
Anuj Dhariwal
Novozymes A/S

Anuj Dhariwal

Director at Novozymes
Novozymes A/S (Denmark)
Alexander Ehlgen
Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund

Alexander Ehlgen

Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund (Germany)
Digital
Wilken Engelbracht
Tengelmann Ventures

Wilken Engelbracht

Partner
Tengelmann Ventures (Germany)
Digital
Sarah Fisher
Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Sarah Fisher

Director, Global Markets, GSG Innovation
Johnson & Johnson Innovation (United Kingdom)
Healthcare
Anton Freda
Indaco Venture Partners

Anton Freda

Member of Investment Committee of TT Venture
Indaco Venture Partners (Italy)
Sustainability
Healthcare
Katrin Geyskens
Capricorn Partners

Katrin Geyskens

Partner
Capricorn Partners (Belgium)
Healthcare
Digital
Yvette Go
Capricorn Partners

Yvette Go

Capricorn Partners (Belgium)
Sustainability
FoodTech
Thomas York Goetz
Thomas Y Goetz - Intellectual Capital on Demand

Thomas York Goetz

Founder
Thomas Y Goetz - Intellectual Capital on Demand (Netherlands)
Healthcare
Sustainability
Digital
Sebastian Grabert CFA
Euronext

Sebastian Grabert CFA

Director – Germany Representative
Euronext (Germany)
Digital
Philip Green
VividQ

Philip Green

Investor
VividQ (United Kingdom)
Digital
Thomas Grotkjaer
Novo Holdings

Thomas Grotkjaer

Investor, Principal
Novo Holdings (Denmark)
FoodTech
Sustainability
Healthcare
Robert Guenther
Robert Guenther

Robert Guenther

Henkel Ventures (Germany)
Sustainability
Maike Haase
Project A Ventures

Maike Haase

Head of Relations
Project A Ventures (Germany)
Digital
Helen Han
German Accelerator

Helen Han

Startup Scout
German Accelerator (Germany)
FoodTech
Claas Heise
NRW Bank

Claas Heise

Investment Director
NRW Bank (Germany)
Clemens Henle
Magmatic Ventures

Clemens Henle

Magmatic Ventures (Germany)
Digital
Shuntaro Hiroya
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland

Shuntaro Hiroya

General Manager
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland (Germany)
Healthcare
Henrieke Hoftijzer
Eneco Holding N.V.

Henrieke Hoftijzer

Eneco Holding N.V. (Netherlands)
Sustainability
Digital
Adrian Hristov
NX3  VENTURE PARTNERS

Adrian Hristov

NX3 VENTURE PARTNERS (United Kingdom)
Digital
Ikarus Janzen
Ikarus Janzen

Ikarus Janzen

Wi Venture (Germany)
Sustainability
Oliver Kahl
MIG Verwaltungs AG

Oliver Kahl

MIG Verwaltungs AG (Germany)
Healthcare
Digital
Dennis Kirpensteijn
Faraday Venture Partners

Dennis Kirpensteijn

Faraday Venture Partners (Spain)
FoodTech
Healthcare
Sustainability
Ralf Knoll
KNOLL - Engineering & Consulting

Ralf Knoll

Owner / Management Consultant
KNOLL - Engineering & Consulting (Germany)
Healthcare
Sustainability
Digital
Christian Knott
Capnamic Ventures

Christian Knott

Capnamic Ventures (Germany)
Sustainability
Digital
Marek Kotelnicki
VIGO Ventures

Marek Kotelnicki

Managing Partner
VIGO Ventures (Poland)
Michael Krel
Sofinnova Partners

Michael Krel

Principal
Sofinnova Partners (France)
Sustainability
Yaroslav Krempovych
Rubicon Partners

Yaroslav Krempovych

Associate
Rubicon Partners (Poland)
Healthcare
Digital
Julian Krick
Occident

Julian Krick

Occident (Germany)
Digital
Tan Kutluoglu
JSP International GmbH

Tan Kutluoglu

JSP International GmbH (Switzerland)
Sustainability
Thomas Labryga
innogy Ventures GmbH

Thomas Labryga

Investment Partner
innogy Ventures GmbH (Germany)
Sustainability
Alain le Loux
Cottonwood Technology Fund

Alain le Loux

Partner
Cottonwood Technology Fund (Netherlands)
Digital
Boris Lesjean
Veolia Germany

Boris Lesjean

Head of Innovation
Veolia Germany (Germany)
Sustainability
Rana Lonnen
Novartis

Rana Lonnen

Head Search & Evaluation Strategic Venture Capital
Novartis (Switzerland)
Healthcare
Digital
Jan Louagie
NeuroPath

Jan Louagie

NeuroPath (Belgium)
Healthcare
Digital
Martyn Macpherson
Stella EOC

Martyn Macpherson

Vice Chairman
Stella EOC (United Kingdom)
Digital
Willi Mannheims
eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG

Willi Mannheims

Managing Partner
eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG (Germany)
Sustainability
Joao Martins
Pathena

Joao Martins

Partner
Pathena (Portugal)
Clément Mengue
PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Clément Mengue

Director Deals Emerging Tech
PriceWaterhouseCoopers (Germany)
Hans Bernhard Meyer
COFIMORE Holdings S.p.r.l

Hans Bernhard Meyer

Owner
COFIMORE Holdings S.p.r.l (Belgium)
Christian Miele
e.ventures

Christian Miele

Partner
e.ventures (Germany)
Aleksander Mokrecki
StarFinder Capital Fund

Aleksander Mokrecki

Investment Director
StarFinder Capital Fund (Poland)
Healthcare
Digital
Markus Moor
Emerald Technology Ventures AG

Markus Moor

Partner
Emerald Technology Ventures AG (Switzerland)
Sustainability
Christian Mueller-Elschner
Deutsche Ventures

Christian Mueller-Elschner

Managing Partner
Deutsche Ventures (Germany)
Sustainability
Digital
Natalia Mühlemann
Nestlé Health Science

Natalia Mühlemann

Global Business Manager - Medical Devices
Nestlé Health Science (Switzerland)
FoodTech
Healthcare
Digital
Wolfgang Nestel
Evonik Venture Capital

Wolfgang Nestel

Investment Manager
Evonik Venture Capital (Germany)
Sustainability
Digital
Michael Jean Nettersheim
BASF Venture Capital GmbH

Michael Jean Nettersheim

Investment Manager
BASF Venture Capital GmbH (Germany)
Sustainability
FoodTech
Johannes Noerpel
Fluxunit - OSRAM Ventures

Johannes Noerpel

Investment Analyst
Fluxunit - OSRAM Ventures (Germany)
Dirk Noordegraaf
SABIC Ventures B.V.

Dirk Noordegraaf

Senior Technology manager
SABIC Ventures B.V. (Netherlands)
Sustainability
Jörg Nowak
A2C Capital GmbH

Jörg Nowak

Founder and Managing Director
A2C Capital GmbH (Germany)
Sustainability
Francisco Aivado Nunes
Sonae IM

Francisco Aivado Nunes

Associate
Sonae IM (Portugal)
Digital
Klaus Pellengahr
Novozymes Berlin GmbH

Klaus Pellengahr

Novozymes Berlin GmbH (Germany)
FoodTech
Healthcare
Sustainability
Alessandro Piga
TechWald Holding SpA

Alessandro Piga

Managing Director
TechWald Holding SpA (Italy)
Healthcare
Patrick Polak
Newion Partners BV

Patrick Polak

Managing Partner
Newion Partners BV (Netherlands)
Digital
Katerina Pramatari
Uni.Fund

Katerina Pramatari

Uni.Fund (Greece)
Sustainability
Digital
Zhigang Qian
Wuxi Capital

Zhigang Qian

Director
Wuxi Capital (China)
Iva Rakocevic
NX3  VENTURE PARTNERS

Iva Rakocevic

Investor
NX3 VENTURE PARTNERS (United Kingdom)
Digital
Fabrice Ramarojaona
Fabrice Ramarojaona

Fabrice Ramarojaona

Investor
Private capacity (Belgium)
Digital
Alain Rodermann
Expon Capital

Alain Rodermann

Managing Partner
Expon Capital (Luxembourg)
Max Rowoldt
Tengelmann Ventures

Max Rowoldt

Associate
Tengelmann Ventures (Germany)
Digital
Diana Rucinschi
European Commission EASME

Diana Rucinschi

Investor Relations Manager
European Commission EASME (Belgium)
Healthcare
Anna Sargsyan Belorde
Future Matters Venture Capital

Anna Sargsyan Belorde

Future Matters Venture Capital (United Kingdom)
Sustainability
FoodTech
Florian Schlehuber
Zaz Ventures

Florian Schlehuber

Zaz Ventures (United Kingdom)
Sustainability
FoodTech
Ulrich Schmidt
Scala Ventures SA

Ulrich Schmidt

CEO and Managing Partner / Founder
Scala Ventures SA (Switzerland)
FoodTech
Digital
Ulrich Schmitt
High-Tech Gründerfonds Management

Ulrich Schmitt

Investment manager
High-Tech Gründerfonds Management (Germany)
Hans-Georg Schulze
White & Case

Hans-Georg Schulze

Local Partner
White & Case (Germany)
Sustainability
Christian Schütte
Christian Schütte

Christian Schütte

Angel Investor
Christian Schütte (Germany)
Sustainability
Digital
Steve Seuntjens
PHS Fund

Steve Seuntjens

Partner
PHS Fund (Netherlands)
Healthcare
Rudi Severijns
KBC Focus Fund

Rudi Severijns

Investment Director
KBC Focus Fund (Belgium)
Digital
Audra Shallal
BOSS Consulting

Audra Shallal

Managing Director
BOSS Consulting (France)
FoodTech
Healthcare
Digital
Frank Siebke
4e capital GmbH

Frank Siebke

Executive Advisor
4e capital GmbH (Germany)
Ilya Sloutsky
Medme Group B.V. Amsterdam

Ilya Sloutsky

CEO
Medme Group B.V. Amsterdam (Russian Federation)
Healthcare
Digital
Patrik Sobocki
Patrik Sobocki

Patrik Sobocki

Industrifonden (Sweden)
Stefan Sommeregger
Constantia New Business GmbH

Stefan Sommeregger

Associate Investment Manager
Constantia New Business GmbH (Austria)
Sustainability
Oskar Stachowiak
Oskar Stachowiak

Oskar Stachowiak

Managing Partner
the Untitled ventures (United Kingdom)
Digital
Vadim Tarasov
Vadim Tarasov

Vadim Tarasov

TUS Asset Management (Hong Kong)
Ruslan Titov
Rusnano

Ruslan Titov

Managing Director Deputy
Rusnano (Russian Federation)
Digital
Duc Quyen Tran
Dieter von Holtzbrinck Ventures

Duc Quyen Tran

Dieter von Holtzbrinck Ventures (Germany)
FoodTech
Sustainability
Healthcare
Sophie Tribius
Nauta Capital

Sophie Tribius

Nauta Capital (United Kingdom)
Sustainability
Digital
Margus Uudam
karma.vc

Margus Uudam

Founding Partner
karma.vc (Estonia)
Rob van der Meij
Capricorn Partners

Rob van der Meij

Investment Manager
Capricorn Partners (Belgium)
Sustainability
Peter van Gelderen
Icos Capital

Peter van Gelderen

General Partner
Icos Capital (Netherlands)
FoodTech
Alexander van Os
Venture IQ B.V.

Alexander van Os

Co-Founder
Venture IQ B.V. (Netherlands)
FoodTech
Sustainability
Digital
Perry van Rijsingen
21st Century Business Growth Advisors

Perry van Rijsingen

CEO and Founder
21st Century Business Growth Advisors (Belgium)
Healthcare
Katleen Vandersmissen
L.R.M.

Katleen Vandersmissen

Head of Health & Care
L.R.M. (Belgium)
Annick Verween
EIT Food

Annick Verween

EIT Food (Belgium)
FoodTech
Gunter Voerkel
Elmos Semiconductor AG

Gunter Voerkel

Vice President Corporate Strategy
Elmos Semiconductor AG (Germany)
Winfried Weigel
Clean Tech Capital

Winfried Weigel

Managing Director
Clean Tech Capital (Switzerland)
Sustainability
Digital
Jan Westerhues
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

Jan Westerhues

Investment Partner
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (Germany)
Digital
Jeffrey Williams
Brightlands Venture Partners

Jeffrey Williams

Jr. Investment Manager
Brightlands Venture Partners (Netherlands)
Healthcare
Mark Wilson
Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson

Principal
Strategic Technology Bioconsulting (United Kingdom)
Diana Yawari
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland

Diana Yawari

Corporate Investor
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland (Germany)
Digital
Alexey Yerpylov
United Metallurgical Company (AO OMK)

Alexey Yerpylov

Project Manager
United Metallurgical Company (AO OMK) (Russian Federation)
Yoichi Yoshizawa
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland

Yoichi Yoshizawa

Research Manager
Mitsui & Co. Deutschland (Germany)
Sustainability
Tomaso Zambelli
Techwald Holding S.p.A.

Tomaso Zambelli

Managing Partner and Director
Techwald Holding S.p.A. (Italy)
Healthcare
Simone Zanolo
Indaco Venture Partners

Simone Zanolo

Senior Investment Manager
Indaco Venture Partners (Italy)
Healthcare
Danchen Zhao
MTIP

Danchen Zhao

Investment Manager
MTIP (Switzerland)
Healthcare
Digital