TATJANA DE KERROS
Tatjana de Kerros-Budkov is Head of Venturing at Ricolab, and Board Member of the Swiss ICT Investors Club. She is an expert in corporate venturing and entrepreneurship, and prior to joining Ricola, was Venture Partner at The Pivot. She is on the Jury of Bilan.ch Top 100 Swiss Startups, and frequently mentors entrepreneurs for Startup Weekend, Fintech Investors Day and other key startup events across Switzerland. She also brings a successful track-record as an entrepreneur, with 1 exit under her belt.
Tatjana is passionate in transforming Switzerland as one of the top 3 global ecosystems for foodtech, blockchain and digital health, and creating a thriving investment environment for early-stage tech startups that continues to accelerate Switzerland’s innovation and competitiveness for young ventures and corporations alike.
Tatjana has worked globally from Switzerland, through to Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and London- and her articles on global CVC and VC are frequently featured globally in TechCrunch, Venture Beat, Mattermark, the Economist intelligence Unit and Arab News as well as her blog www.boudkov.com.