Luigi Capello

Luigi Capello

CEO at LVenture Group

Startupbootcamp FoodTech Rome Mentor

Luigi is an entrepreneur and Business Angel.

He has managed important private equity funds and in 2007, after founding and financing several startups. He co-founded Italian Angels for Growth, the first and largest business angels association in Italy.

In 2010 Luigi moved to Silicon Valley. Inspired by this experience he thenfounded EnLabs Srl in Rome, a startup accelerator which became “LUISS ENLABS – The Startup Factory” in 2012 after a partnership with LUISS University. He currently is the CEO of LVenture Group SpA, a Venture Capital listed on the Italian Stock Exchange. LVG manages LUISS ENLABS and invests in fast-growing companies in the ICT industry through micro seed and seed financing. It has currently invested over € 7M in 45+ startups.

Luigi attended the EPCG – Executive Program for Growing Companies at Stanford University and has also been a lecturer of Entrepreneurship & Venture Capital at LUISS University.

In July 2015, he was mentioned in a list of the 100 most influential leaders of startup accelerators in the world by Hot Topics, an online community where leaders in the tech industry share their experiences and opinions.