Massimiliano Magrini is co-founder of United Ventures. Passionate about innovation and technology, he has more than 15 years experience in several media, communications and technology companies such as Altavista and Google. Responsible for kickstarting digital innovation and startups in Italy, he launched Annapurna Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on seed investments in the digital sector. Massimiliano was a member of the task force of the Ministry of Economic Development, working on legislation to encourage growth and development in Italy’s tech sector. He is also a board member of Cloud4WI, AppsBuilder, 20 Lines, Touring Club Italiano and Amcham. Engaging panelist and keynote speaker, participating in top industry panels such as Ambrosetti TechForum, TechCrunch and Nova Conference, he is graduated in Politics at Università degli Studi di Bologna. Father of three sons, outside of work Massimiliano is passionate about freeriding, snowboarding, surf and downhill mountainbiking.