On May 12-13, 2022, we’re very excited to be hosting the 8th edition of our annual EU-Startups Summit in Barcelona! The unmissable 2-day in-person event is bringing you the opportunity to rub shoulders with the best and brightest in Europe’s startup community. At the Summit, you will be able to connect and network with more than 1,500 startup enthusiasts, investors and entrepreneurs, learn from and listen to Europe’s most influential and successful experts and founders, and that’s not to mention the long-awaited in-person return of our popular pitch competition!
Based in London, AlbionVC is helping to build the future of enterprise and healthcare and has over 20 years of experience making tech investments. The firm currently manages over €780 million in over 50 companies, including the likes of Academia, PerchPeek, Brytlyt and Healios.
As Talent and Platform Director, Jane helps invest in the best founders by assessing their leadership potential and advises the leadership teams to support and accelerate the rapid organisational scaling of companies. She supports senior-level hiring, founder and leader development and ensures that the Board is best constructed to optimize growth. Jane’s aim is to facilitate strategic alignment and growth by ensuring teams have the right capabilities to deliver.
In her 25-year career, Jane has made over 500 senior hires globally for disruptive companies, built international and new-market teams inside startups, hired a fund team, and, as an advisor helped over 150 startups build high-performing teams. In a startup, building the right team is crucial for success, so Jane’s insights are a must-know.
On May 12-13, we will welcome Jane to the workshop stage where she will talk about the six traits every investor looks for in founders – and how to know if you’ve got them. Don’t forget to secure your ticket now, and add this very special event to your calendar! To learn more about the event, and the other wonderful speakers taking part, check out our dedicated event page here.
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Our Event Sponsors
Silicon Castles is a Tech Company Builder and Strategic Business Accelerator for technology, intellectual property and licensing businesses, located in Salzburg, Austria. The focus is on European Diamonds: technology startups with a unique business idea, scalable technology and outstanding intellectual property. Silicon Castles also organizes the Startup Executive Academy (SEA), an international Go-to-Market program for founders and executives of early-stage startups, taking place annually since 2017.
Unleashed, by the Purina Accelerator Lab, is the first and only accelerator programme in Europe dedicated exclusively to pet-tech. Their goal is to shape the future of pet care by supporting disruptive pet startups with technologies in advanced nutrition, sustainability, health and digital solutions that enrich the lives of pets and the people who love them. Over the last 2 years, Unleashed had accelerated 12 pet startups, facilitated >350 founders in the Unleashed community and welcomed over 1000 subscribers to the Unleashed pet tech newsletter.
Webex offers industry leading solutions in video conferencing, team collaboration, calling, contact centre and devices, and is trusted by 95% of the Fortune 500. With Webex, businesses can simplify communication, inspire innovation, and empower people to engage with each other anywhere on any device – giving businesses the ultimate edge. Because, when businesses enable employees to bring their best selves to work, everyone wins.
Freshworks is the leader of cloud-based customer and employee software including CRM, livechat, support, marketing automation, ITSM, & HRMS. Products are simple to set up, cost-effective & equipped with powerful automation. Through the Freshworks for Startups program the EU-Startups community can gain access to up to $10k credits on essential tools & products for your Startup. You also get access to Freshworks’ community of VCs, Investors, Mentors, & Customers. Claim your benefits here.
ACCIÓ – Catalonia Trade & Investment is the Catalan Government’s agency that works to attract foreign investment to Catalonia, promoting the region as attractive, innovative and competitive business location for startups. Check out their offerings and the Catalonia Startup Directory.