PoliHub is the Innovation District & Startup Accelerator of Politecnico di Milano, 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

WORLD TOP 5 UNIVERSITY BUSINESS INCUBATOR
WORLDWIDE
+1200

IDEAS COLLECTED IN 2018

10

Major Acquisitions

+8000

m2 Incubation Spaces

21mln€

Cumulative Startup Funding

31.7 mln€

Cumulative Startup Turnover 2018

114

INCUBATED START-UPS in 2017

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

sianesi_andrea

Andrea Sianesi

President
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Enrico Deluchi

General Manager
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Stefano Mainetti

Executive Advisor
stefano.mzio

Stefano Mizio

HEAD OF STARTUP ACCELERATION PROGRAMS & INTERNATIONAL PROJECTS
domenico

Domenico Pannofino

Startup Advisor & 5G Project Leader
Ornella

Ornella Sartori

HR Specialist
nicola.rodriguez

Nicola Rodriguez

STARTUP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
michele.panzia.oglietti

Michele Panzia Oglietti

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
francesca.cailotto

Francesca Cailotto

Front Office Manager
paola.tilenni

Paola Tilenni

Social Media Manager
serena.ottaviani

Serena Ottaviani

Administration Office Manager
giacomo.frigo

Giacomo Frigo

STARTUP BUSINESS ANALYST & CHINA PROJECT COORDINATOR
Stefano-Orlandi

Stefano Orlandi

ICT Manager
Alessandro

Alessandro Asaro

Head of Digital Communication
lorenzo

Lorenzo Boldrini

Startup Programs Expert & Corporate Project Manager
Giacomo

Giacomo Della Valentina

Head of District Development & Corporate Projects
Luisa Stritoni

Luisa Stritoni

Finance & Business Controller
martina.ulzega

Martina Ulzega

Event Manager
Marco

Marco Zanellato

Administration Office Assistant
giacinto

Giacinto Schiavulli

STARTUP BUSINESS ANALYST & CORPORATE PROJECT MANAGER
achille.monteforte

Achille Monteforte

Communication Designer
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Francesca Sapuppo

EXTERNAL RELATIONS MANAGER

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, Orazio Viele, 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.

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