Team & Contact

Get in touch with our Business Creation team to learn more!

Headquarters (Paris, France):

Director of Business Creation

Tobias Elmquist

Senior Manager, Strategic Partnerships

Rani Avissar

Senior Program & Business Stakeholder Manager

Kaitlin McGovern

Our Business Creation team is strategically located across Europe in different Co-location Centres (CLCs).  Each Business Creation manager supports startups, scaleups, and SMEs from countries covered by their CLC.

CLC Central: Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, Ireland and Luxemburg

Senior Business Creation Manager

Wolfgang Kniejski

Silvia Graetz, Business Creation ManagerSilvia Graetz, Business Creation Manager
Business Creation Manager

Silvia Grätz

CLC East: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia and Slovenia

Senior Business Creation Manager

Jasmina Popovska

CLC North: Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Norway, UK, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania

Senior Business Creation Manager & SME Expert  

Farugh Ebrahimpur

Business Creation Manager

Abir Hossain

CLC South: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Italy, Israel, Kosovo, Malta, Montenegro and Switzerland

Gianluca GrifiGianluca Grifi
Business Creation Manager

Gianluca Grifi

Silvia ZancarliSilvia Zancarli
Business Creation Manager

Silvia Zancarli

CLC West: Spain, France and Portugal

Gala MaturanaGala Maturana
Business Creation Manager

Gala Maturana

Business Creation Manager

Oriana Rodriguez

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EIT Manufacturing is headquartered in Paris-Saclay and has five Co-Location Centres (CLCs) across Europe.

EIT Manufacturing’s Co-Location Centres (CLCs) are strategically situated to link regions that have high levels of manufacturing activity and advanced technology.