Get to know Paolo Anselmo
Paolo Anselmo earned his degree in Engineering with a specialisation in Aeronautical Engineering in 1982 at the Polytechnic University of Turin; he is now President of the IBAN Association (Italian Business Angels Networks) and, since 2013, Treasurer of the ANIMA Investment Network – an association under French law. He started his career as an international manager in the air transport sector and in the area of maintenance of fixed-wing and rotary wing aircraft. He has been operating in the field of formal and informal risk capital for over 20 years now: he manages regional venture capital funding from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and is the project manager of European initiatives focused on equity cross-border investments, on the development of business angel networks, and on investment readiness programmes. Paolo Anselmo was a member of the board of directors of several organisations (EURADA, EBN, and INSME), as well as of private and public capital companies.