Partners

Startup Lighthouse is run by 6 partners


As part of the etventure family and their corporate innovation & digitalization services, the etventure Startup Hub connects established companies with startups, researchers and political decision makers by giving access to large innovation ecosystems (in Europe, USA and Tel Aviv). The team offers unique approaches and different services to create benefit for clients and the startup ecosystem.

Lydia Pohl
Lydia Pohl

Daniel Salgado-Moreno
Daniel Salgado-Moreno


Dublin City University is Ireland’s university of Transformation and Enterprise and the DCU Ryan Academy is a leader in entrepreneurial & innovation practice. DCU Ryan Academy is a collaboration between DCU and the family of Tony Ryan, one of the country’s most successful entrepreneurs. Ryan Academy provides a unique home where entrepreneurs and startups are supported, helping them transform great ideas into successful businesses.

Donal Brady
Donal Brady

Shane Carter
Shane Carter


Startup division is a leading startup support organisation in the EU connecting broad networks across Europe and building bridges between startup ecosystems globally. It helps startups to scale, expand globally and raise funds by providing expert mentorship, running world-wide entrepreneurship support projects, helping to access investors, top-notch accelerators & incubators, and providing soft-landing support.

Dorota Skusevičienė
Dorota Skusevičienė

Jone Vaituleviciute
Jone Vaituleviciute


FastTrack VC is a global venture capital company based in Portugal and Canada. FastTrack VC handpicks technology startups with exceptional growth potential giving investors the opportunity to build a diversified global portfolio. Unlike traditional Venture Capital funds, Fast Track VC gives investors the freedom to choose which companies they want to invest in, empowering them to lead the next generation of innovation.

Tim Brown
Tim Brown

Sónia Magalhães
Sónia Magalhães


ViLabs is a private research and innovation laboratory, acting as an Innovation Hub in Greece and Cyprus. ViLabs is actively engaged with startup ecosystems, universities and research centers and support researchers on their first steps to innovation. ViLabs is also experienced in monitoring and optimizing research results and promoting software applications with a high market potential. It has an extensive network of collaborators and scientists is also part of of the European Business & Innovation Centre Network (EBN).

Ricardo Mendes da Silva
Ricardo Mendes da Silva

Vasia Madesi
Vasia Madesi


F6S is the largest social network for Startups in the World. With over 2,350,000 profiles for the Startup/ SME community and more than 870,000 Startups, it currently supports the majority of the Startup/ SME ecosystem through deal flow/ applications, jobs listings, free services, communication forms & other areas. Every year F6S processes more than 700,000 applications and delivers about €2 billion to startups/SMEs per year!

Sofia Esteves
Sofia Esteves

Nuno Varandas
Nuno Varandas