Emma Siljeäng - CFO at Chalmers Ventures
Speech : The importance of mixed teams for successful businesses and the potential for investors to be game changers. (Track 5)
Speech: Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship: From idea to business. (Track 6)
Emma is CFO and Chief of staff at Chalmers Ventures and has +10 years experience of startups, scaleups and investments within the tech industry. As an intrapreneur and entrepreneur Emma has extensive experience of going from innovation to growth. She has been business coach and advisor for several startups and part of investment committees. At Chalmers Ventures we start and invest in new innovative companies together with driven entrepreneurs. Through our programs and processes, we support, coach and invest each year in 10-15 new potential growth companies. In total, there are currently 76 companies in the portfolio that we actively work with. We work with entrepreneurial people with innovative ideas and are passionate about creating new things together. Emma holds a master’s degree in Management of Growing Enterprises and a bachelor’s in marketing from School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg. Prior to joining Chalmers Ventures and its precursors she has worked in several startups with finances, sales and marketing, she has also co-founded one company.