PANAKES PARTNERS ANNOUNCES THE PROMOTION OF ALESSIO PIUMA AS INVESTMENT MANAGER AND GIACOMO PICCININI AS ASSOCIATE

Milan, Italy - Febbrary 5th, 2022

PANAKES PARTNERS ANNOUNCES THE PROMOTION OF ALESSIO PIUMA AS INVESTMENT MANAGER AND
GIACOMO PICCININI AS ASSOCIATE


MILAN, Feb 5, 2022 -- Panakes Partners SGR, a leading European Venture Capital investing in the next generation of innovative Life Science companies, announced today the promotion of Alessio Piuma to Investment Manager and Giacomo Piccinini to Associate.
Alessio is a BioMedical Engineer from Politecnico of Milano, who joined Panakes in 2015 as a Business Analyst.. Alessio currently serves as board observer at Samantree Medical, a Swiss company developing a solution for Margin assessment during cancer surgery, Salvia Medical, a Dutch company developing a neurostimulation device for migraine and Endostart an Italian company developing an endoscopic tool to avoid incomplete colonoscopies. Alessio has been instrumental in several investment realized by Panakes in the past years.
Giacomo is also a BioMedical Engineer from Politecnico of Milano and UIC of Chicago; he joined Panakes in 2019 as a Business Analyst. Giacomo has demonstrated an ability to identify interesting investment opportunities and actively support current portfolio value creation.


Fabrizio Landi, Chairman and Co-founder of Panakes, commented: "In their relatively short tenure, Alessio and Giacomo have demonstrated strong teamwork and sector knowledge related to our medtech investment practice. We feel fortunate to have both on our team as we work to identify and build the next wave of companies focused on bringing novel solutions for the patients”.


About Panakes Partners

Panakes is a Venture Capital firm with the ultimate goal of providing a better life to people all around the world, by providing both financial and business support to build the next generation of game-changing technologies companies in the field of Life Sciences. Panakes invest in ambitious start-ups and SMEs with innovative products globally, with a focus on Europe, US and Israel. Panakes HQ is in Milan, Italy.