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Our Story

We have come together during the transformative LEAP programme by the Swedish Institute, Stockholm Resilience Centre and the Dedicated Institute. Our strong backgrounds in sustainable innovation, building startup ecosystems and our own ventures make us a dream team for driving a new impact initiative: VentureBattle.

VentureBattle stands for bridging the gap between the aspiring impact entrepreneurs from the extended Caucasus Region and the right resources and inspiration to enable the creation of sustainable disruptive innovations in hospitality, foodtech, education, healthcare and social entrepreneurship fields.

VentureBattle

VentureBattle has a unique network of mentors, accelerators and investors spread over Europe, Central Asia and America on a mission to enable the transfer of sustainable breakthrough technologies into real world solutions by highlighting, empowering and connecting the most promising impact entrepreneurs of the region with the right enablers. For more information, please check our FAQ.

Advisory Board

Our advisory board connects people from across the sustainability ecosystem and features key figures of the transformative LEAP programme.

Per Olsson

Innovation & Transformation

Fredrik Wikholm

System Entrepreneurship

Mikael Ahlström

Digital Transformation

Sarah Gregersen

Innovation Leadership

Meet the Team

Our strong backgrounds in sustainable innovation, building startup ecosystems and our own ventures make us a dream team for helping impact startups to accelerate.

Jasur Hasanov

Program Manager & Co-founder

Jasur is one of the pioneers of developing innovation ecosystem in Azerbaijan through different initiatives. More about Jasur here.

Ala Kazlova

Strategist & Co-founder

Ala is a cleantech entrepreneur and innovation & IP strategy consultant operating in Sweden and internationally. More about Ala here.

Dumitru Slonovschi

Marketer & Co-founder

Dumitru is an experienced expert in research, strategic marketing and business development. More about Dumitru here.

Driven by Innovation?

Join VentureBattle team to support sustainable disruptive innovations and be part of the global change!