Stefano is a company builder since 1998 with extensive experience in Venture Capital industry, both in VC funds and Fund of Funds management and startup creation. He promoted and managed venture capital funds up to 150M€ in Italy (Quantica SGR with Principia Funds, 2002) and abroad (Axon Partners Group, 2006), established companies and created successful businesses from scratch up to scaleup with huge exits (EOS, biotech startup sold to an American listed company at 470M$ with 12x return). Stefano is CEO of EUREKA! Venture SGR, which promoted the Technology Transfer EUREKA! Fund I, a fund focused on investments on deeptech in partnership with Italian research centers. Stefano is also a member of the FARE Venture investment committee, a fund of funds sponsored by Lazio Innova, a financial company part of Regione Lazio, to invest in startups and SME early stage & scale up.