Lorenzo Franchini

Lorenzo Franchini

Founding Partner at ScaleIT Capital

Startupbootcamp FoodTech Rome Mentor

Entrepreneur in the venture investing arena, investor and advisor. Founder of ScaleIT Capital and Senior Advisor @ LVenture Group, I have invested in 24 tech companies internationally. In 2007 I co-founded the angel group Italian Angels for Growth and managed the group as managing director till 2014. Some of my investments are Musement (sold to TUI Group), Winmedical (sold to AB Medica), Senseor (sold to Wika AG), Spreaker (merged into Voxnest), Tok.tv, Biobeats, Gipstech, Agroils, Biogenera, Angiodroid. Previously I was VP Marketing @ Gialloviaggi.it and Stage Entertainment and Manager @ Iveco. Graduated with honour in Economics and Commerce @ the University of Florence, I had executive education @ Stanford and Cranfield. I’m part of several national and international start-up selection committees and have been lecturer on angel investing in many Italian Universities.