PoliHub is the Politecnico di Milano incubator, managed by Fondazione Politecnico di Milano.

Mission

PoliHub’s mission is to support highly innovative startups with scalable business models to foster cross-fertilization between the academy, the various startups and consolidated companies focused on innovation. PoliHub facilitates the exchange of experiences, knowledge, reciprocal contamination and entrepreneurial networking, making available Politecnico di Milano’s enormous store of information and centers of excellence: MIP, PoliDesign and Cefriel; aimed at collaborating with businesses.

PoliHub quantified

2° UNIVERSITY STARTUP
INCUBATOR IN EUROPE
5° UNIVERSITY STARTUP
INCUBATOR WORLDWIDE
+1000

ideas collected in 2016

8

Major Acquisitions

26

Polimi spin-offs

+100

incubated start-ups as of 31 Dec. 2016

WHAT WE DO

Scouting

Entrepreneurial idea and innovative project selection

Tutorship

Team consolidation and prototyping

Mentorship

Business model design and market analysis

Advisor

Support in search for financing and scale-up

Open Innovation

We help companies find the best new ideas out there and to collaborate with the startups

Team

stefano

Stefano Mainetti

Chief Executive Officer
Claudia Pingue

Claudia Pingue

General Manager
Guido Gerlotti

Guido Gerlotti

Senior Executive Consultant
domenico

Domenico Pannofino

Startup Selection Coordinator
federica

Federica Biancon

Investor Relations Leader
maria

Maria Acosta Voltolini

Marketing & Communication Manager
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Stefano Gatti

Head of ICT Services
Stefano Mizio

Stefano Mizio

Head of mentor's program
serena

Serena Ottaviani

Administration Office Manager
Mauro Croce

Mauro Croce

SPACES MANAGER & PROGRAM AMBASSADOR
Elisabetta Caregnato

Elisabetta Caregnato

External Relation Office Manager
Emanuela Murari

Emanuela Murari

Press Office Manager
alberto3

Alberto Marzano

Startup Business analyst & Project Coordinator
Alessandro

Alessandro Asaro

Brand Specialist & Communication Designer
roberta

Roberta Mallia

Startup Business analyst & Project Coordinator
daniele

Daniele Massa

Administration Office Assistant
salvo

Salvatore Borda

Startup Business analyst & Project Coordinator
Ornella

Ornella Sartori

HR Specialist

SHAREHOLDERS

Fondazione Politecnico di Milano holds half of the share capital.

The rest of the share capital is equally distributed between Cefriel, MIP and Poli.design.

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Governance

Rector of Politecnico di Milano

Ferruccio Resta, Rector and Rector’s Delegate for the Promotion of Research and Technology Transfer

BOARD OF DIRECTORS POLIHUB SERVIZI S.R.L.

President – Gianantonio Magnani

Board Members – Cabirio Cautela, Salomone Gattegno, Eugenio Gatti, Stefano Mainetti, Andrea Sianesi

Advisory Board

Gianantonio Magnani, Alfonso Fuggetta, Ferruccio Resta, Andrea Sianesi, Giuliano Simonelli

CONTROLLING BODY POLIHUB SERVIZI S.R.L.

Statutory Auditor – Sergio Vaglieri

SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY POLIHUB SERVIZI S.R.L.

Giancarlo Enrico Besia

LOCATIONS

Milan

PoliHub – Startup District & Incubator

The Startup District & Incubator is the Polytechnic University of Milan’s central business incubator site, located on the Bovisa Campus at Via Durando 39, Milan.

Como – Lomazzo (CO)

ComoNext

PoliHub and Fondazione Politecnico di Milano with the collaboration of the local branch of the Polytechnic University of Milan operate via ComoNext, inaugurated in 2010 to favor competitive development and renewal of innovation in the territory.

Cremona

CoBox

In Cremona, PoliHub and Fondazione Politecnico di Milano with the collaboration of the local branch of the Polytechnic University of Milan operate via CoBox, created with consortium CRIT (Cremona Information Technology) to provide a space for sharing ideas and projects, to give them form and transform them into business ventures in the ICT world.

Do you have a business idea to develop? Are you a startup who wants to join PoliHub?
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