Giusy has 10 years’ experience in the investment and startups area. She is currently CEO of Fashion Technology Accelerator dealing with investments, open innovation in the fashion industry. She has been Investment Manager at Italian Angels for Growth, business angels’ network with 14M€ invested. Previously, she was innovation specialist at in Intesa Sanpaolo bank, running a program which supports business development of high-tech start-ups. Earlier, she has spent several months in the United States working first as Researcher at the Kauffman Foundation then at the Mind the Bridge Foundation as coordinator of the incubation program in San Francisco. She has also been consultant to develop entrepreneurial ecosystem in different countries.