Katka Letzing studied Business and International Relations at CMI Prague and ESMA Barcelona. After working in finance and education, Katka worked in Silicon Valley for more than a decade – on innovation, entrepreneurship, sustainability, human rights, and other topics for the Institute of International Education (IIE), and on U.S. Department of State programs/White House initiatives involving startups and other organizations from more than 170 countries (winning awards from the Department of State and IIE in the process) as well as working with many corporations such as Google, Cisco, Facebook, Microsoft, LinkedIn and others.

Since 2013, she has led startup acceleration activities in Asia, co-founded a bioactive dermo-cosmetics startup, and co-leads the Kickstart Accelerator, program focusing on bridging the gap between later-stage startups, corporations, and other partners to accelerate deep tech innovations.

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