Experienced professional and advisor, curious about innovation, Fausta has a deep understanding of the power of a new tech approach for innovation. Fausta is an Angel Investor in breakthrough ventures and was named by EU Startups among the 50 most influential European women in Startup and VC in 2018 and 2019. EBAN LeanIN WBA Women Business Angel Award 2018, she is also one of the Inspiring50 in Italy and Italian Business Angel of the Year 2015. Fausta is Head of Venture Partners and Member of the Investment Board with SmartupCapital. She also serves as Member of the Advisory Board with Gellify, and Chairman of the Advisory Board with Neosurance. She has been Member of the High Level Advisory Board for the WA4E (Women Angel for Women Entrepreneurs) European Commission Project.