Who we are

Every day we support you to make the difference. Here they are, our Daily Partners: companies, people and a ton of expertise supporting you and your team taking the best decision on building and manufacturing your products.

The core

This is the team every entrepreneurs should have on his side. We are committed to bring you from a product concept to production in the shortest and most efficient way. Count on us.

  • Alberto Gasperi
    Funding & Business Developer

    Alberto Gasperi

    20 years of experience on private equity and setting up new business, in cleantech and healthcare industry both in Italy and Europe.

  • Alfredo Maglione
    Microelectronic & Engineering

    Alfredo Maglione

    Embedded system and microelectronic serial entrepreneur with expertise in medical, aerospace and automotive sector.

  • Alessio Romani
  • Davide Ferrari
    Investment Manager

    Davide Ferrari

    Investment Manager at the Istituto Atesino di Sviluppo Spa, he is in charge of the evaluation process and of the monitoring of the portfolio companies, sometimes by being part of the BoD, with a financial management role.

  • Lucia Chierchia

    Lucia Chierchia

    20+ professional experience in technology organizations, at global level, in Aerospace and Home Appliances Business. Innovation enthusiast, entrepreneur in GELLIFY, business angel.

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A proactive staff, skilled, multidisciplinary; a team with experience in Europe, North America and Asia, that knows well the needs of Italian startups and innovative SMEs. Four professionals that believe in Industrio Ventures’ mission and that work every day to translate it into reality: in Trentino-South Tyrol, in the North-Eastern industrial clusters, in Italy.

  • Gabriele Paglialonga
    General Director

    Gabriele Paglialonga

    With a marketing and communication background, he specialized in Innovation Management and has an MBA from Boston Business School. He always worked in the field of Open Innovation in the corporate and SMEs sector.
    With a marketing and communication background, Gabriele specialized in Innovation Management and holds an MBA from HULT International Business School in Boston. He’s served in several entrepreneurial and managerial roles related to Open Innovation within large corporates and SMEs

  • Gabriele Catania
    Strategic communication and PR

    Gabriele Catania

    He has been in charge of communication for some of the most interesting Italian innovation players, curated events in the whole North East area of Italy and collaborated with the marketing offices of various large corporates. Author of two essays, he writes about economics, geopolitics and innovation ecosystems for Asian and European magazines.

  • Nicola Cerato
    Open Innovation services

    Nicola Cerato

    He has experience in mechanical design, gained within Italian multinationals in the packaging, sensor and power transmission sectors. He holds an MBA from Bologna Business School and knows how to manage technical and commercial negotiations with high-profile clients. He is passionate about innovation and startups.

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Entrepreneurs In Residence

Entrepreneur in Residence

Industrio Ventures’ Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR) are entrepreneurs and professionals that work closely with Industrio Ventures’ network companies to help startups boost their process to production, distribution and validation of the business

  • Nicola Conte
    VP Sales & Distribution

    Nicola Conte

    Nicola has more than 15 years of experience in Europe as Sales Manager in companies in sectors like Sports and Innovation. In the past he’s worked with companies like Oakley and GoPro, now he helps promising startups face the market in the best way possible

  • Andrea Signoretto
    Industrial Design

    Andrea Signoretto

    Andrea, industrial designer with 10+ years of experience in product development, awarded with the International Golden Compass 2017 for  Sport innovation and performance. He works with startups and SMEs on the development of innovative products. He is and expert in prototyping and design oriented to industrial production.

  • Carlo Cifiello

    Carlo Cifiello

    General Manager with over 25 years of experience in the food and biotech industries in the USA, Italy and international. Worked at Nestlé, Sodexo, Accenture. Co-founded biotech startup. Mentor at MIT and Harvard.

  • Marcello Majonchi

    Marcello Majonchi

    Marcello has over ten years of experience in technology-intensive sectors. He has held senior positions in innovative  companies such as Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon, and in successful startups, exploring emerging industries such as those in IoT and Confidential Computing. He is an investor and advisor in high-potential European and US startups.

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Daily partners

You have daily access on a network of industry partners, technicians and technology provider that offer you the best combination of tools and skills to validate, build and scale your product.
Industrio cooperate with a network of local and national corporations, professionals, mentors and entrepreneurs that are here to support your team bringing to market a great product.

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