Giusy Cannone is Managing Director of Fashion Technology Accelerator, the leading business accelerator for digital startups for the fashion industry.
Previously she was Investment Manager at Italian Angels for Growth, the largest business angels group in Italy. Since 2008, the group has invested more than 10 million € in technology startups; today the group has 120 private investors. Here Giusy was in charge of the scouting and screening process, the due diligence and negotiation process.
Moreover, she has spent two years working in Intesa Sanpaolo bank on a program, which supports business development of high tech start-ups. She is also involved in consultancy projects to develop entrepreneurial ecosystem in different countries.
Previously, she has spent several months in the United States working with the Mind the Bridge Foundation as coordinator of the incubation program in San Francisco. Moreover, she has been Researcher at the Kauffman Foundation working on innovation policies to advance green technologies in the US and on programs that foster entrepreneurship.All Speakers