- co-founder & researcher at VelociCaptor
, translator and linguist by profession. New and mobile technology enthusiast, fascinated with entrepreneurship development in Poland. Interested in usability technology and UX design. Active participant in hackatons, usually as an advisor and non-programmer with fresh view at innovative projects, until one of them evolved into promising startup – VelociCaptor. Together with Krzysztof Wróbel started to develop the project, paying particular attention to the user and the business side. Gone through many different stages of developing and validating the idea, learning countless lessons of life, business and communication with people and startup community.
- COO and co-founder of Zortrax
, Polish manufacturer of 3D printers dedicated to professional use in SMB market. She specializes in marketing, business models and strategy for implementing innovative tech products. Karolina was responsible for marketing and PR coverage for the first successful Polish Kickstarter campaign with $180k funding. Her role in the company is to transform skills of many people from different fields into one value and bring it to the market.
- Managing Partner and Founder of Experior Venture Fund
, responsible for Fund’s operations, including deal sourcing, supervision of exits from investments, obtaining debt financing for portfolio companies as well as for relations with investors, Capital Fund and General Partner. She has been working in banking for the past 16 years. Her experience encompasses investment banking as well as direct equity investments. Prior to EVF, she was the Global Head of TMT at Raiffeisen Investment in Vienna from 2007 to 2009. She started her career in banking at Salomon Smith Barney (Citigroup, London) and followed on to become a Manager in Equity Capital Markets team of ING Barings, with responsibility for the EMEA region.