A team of experts

Expertise and experience, passion for entrepreneurship and team working are some of the values that make our team unique in the Italian fintech market. ​

With more than 30 years of hard work in the banking and startup world, a deep understanding of Italian financial institutions, and the launch of 10 start-ups within 5 years, Carlo Giugovaz and Marco Berini lead a team of experts with the necessary skills to maximize the potential of our business ideas.​

Our founders

Carlo Giugovaz

Carlo Giugovaz

Current CEO of Supernovae Labs and
Director of the Fintech and Innovation area at Qorus.

Worked for 19 years at UniCredit and Banca Intesa Sanpaolo, as Head of Marketing, Sales and Innovation, and
14 years as a management consultant at McKinsey and PWC.

Marco Berini

Marco Berini

CEO of Finleap in Italy for 5 years, where he supervised the launch of 10 projects and built 3 startups: Finleap connect, Beesy/Penta and Reload finance.

Worked for 21 years at Banca Intesa and UniCredit as Head of Innovation & Research, Head of Development, and as Head of HR.

Advisory Board

Alessandro Negri Della Torre

Alessandro Negri Della Torre

Founder of LX20 Law Firm

Qualified lawyer in Italy and New York State, specialized in law and innovation and, in particular, fintech, insurtech and regtech.

Filippo Bernasconi

Filippo Bernasconi

IT and operations manager in Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse, Banca del Gottardo.

Worked for 5 years as Head of Banking Platform at BSI, and 6 years as CEO and founder of Blue Wave Sourcing.

Core Team

Paolo Barbesino

Paolo Barbesino

Research Team Lead

Federico Bruzzi

Federico Bruzzi

Funding & Investor relations

Emiliano Costanzo

Emiliano Costanzo

Product Factory Team Lead

Pierluigi Giannico

Pierluigi Giannico

Funding and Business Development Team Lead

Francesco Vercesi

Tommaso Giugovaz

Validation Team Lead

Fabio Marenco

Anna Klyevtsova

Ideas Scouting

Fabio Marenco

Fabio Marenco

Business Generation Team Lead

Fabio Marenco

Filippo Marini

Venture Analyst

Fabio Marenco

Florencia Otero

Communication

Riccardo Pasotti

Riccardo Pasotti

Partnership Team Lead

Fabio Marenco

Chiara Piatti

Human Resources

Fabio Marenco

Christian Siega

UX Designer

Christian Varisco

Christian Varisco

Technical Team Lead

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