Technology entrepreneur, investor and former public policy leader. Founder and Managing Partner of Steam Capital. High Level Advisor to European Commissioner for R&D and innovations. Held several senior positions in Government of Slovakia, including junior minister for innovations and Deputy for European Affairs of the Minister of Finance. Former board member at European Stability Mechanism. Former Senior Director and Head of Europe at World Economic Forum. Previously founder and Executive Chairman of Neulogy, a premier advisory and investment boutique in Central and Eastern Europe focusing on R&D and deep tech start-ups. Management, board and advisory positions in several globally innovative deep tech companies. BA from Stanford University and MPA from Harvard Kennedy School.