CEO, META Ventures; VP, Business Angels Europe
Luigi Amati is Vice President of Business Angels Europe, the Confederation of European Angel Investing and a member of the European Commission Advisory Group on “Access to Risk Finance”. He is the Chairman of META Ventures an early-stage investment company with offices in a number of European countries and Co-founder and CEO of META, a group of companies providing services on innovation, entrepreneurship and finance. As an angel investor, he is one of the founders of Italian Angels for Growth, one of the fastest growing business angels groups in Europe. During the early years of his career he has been a researcher and software engineer in the field of computational mechanics working with LUSAS, a spin-off of Imperial College in London. He holds an engineering degree Summa cum Laude from the University of Rome, a Master of Science and a Diplome from Imperial College London.