Diana has been a Venture Capitalist for the last twelve years and has invested all over in Europe, with a particular focus in the medical devices and the industrial technologies sector. Previously, Diana was Senior Advisor at Lazard Investment Banking. In Lazard she was part of the Technology Team and primarily worked on M&A transactions and IPOs. Prior to Lazard, Diana spent several years as strategic consultant with A.T.Kearney in Milan and London. Diana was/is part of several national and international selection committees. She co-founded and is now chairing the International Venture Club.
Diana graduated in Engineering, received an MBA from LUISS of Rome and is fluent in Italian, English, French and Spanish.
She enjoys backpack travelling, dancing, sailing and auteur cinema but her main passion is her family which she co-founded with her husband Renato a few years ago. The three most recent additions to the team are Francesca, Massimo e Riccardo. She is totally handicapped when it comes to both cooking and orientation, despite several attempts to improve.