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Official Judges

Alexander Soroka
Managing Partner at Network VC
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Luka-Johanna Baumhauer
Luka Baumhauer is working in the Business Development Team of Mastercard for Fintechs and Neobanks, having a background in Corporate and Investment Banking. Luka is driven by dynamic challenges, solving problems and realizing growth opportunities for her
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Fausta Pavesio
Angel Investor in breakthrough ventures (13 personal investments, many
others through the StartupWiseGuys Italian financial vehicle) Fausta has been
named by EU Startups among the 50 most influential European women in
Startup and VC in 2018 and 2019. E
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Luigi Meschini
Head of Accelerator Funding Network at The Accelerator Network Ltd
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Janna Goncharova
Head of Scale-Up Studio Accelerator at Startup Norway
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Kay Gruenwoldt
Investor at Riyadh Angel Syndicate
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Denis Rabaté
Lead Investor at Inno Angels, CEO Zappik, Board member DASUC (Digital Africa Startup Challenge)
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Expert Board

Jim Thomas
Partner at Kirenaga Partners
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Thore Vogel
Founded of Leanox Venture Capital GmbH a VC firm that focuses on Impact Investing in the early-stage Venture Capital industry
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Ruchi Dana
Venture Partner of FundRx, Board Member of DANA Group

Forbes Power Businesswoman 2020| Forbes NexGen 2017,2018,2019| Stanford MBA| Doctor| Board Member| Entrepreneur| Speaker

Dr Ruchi Dana is a multi-award winning doctor, thought-leader, innovato
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Kelly Luo
Founder and Investor at Mans International
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Marcelo Carrullo
Managing Partner at Drummond Ventures
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Albena Todorova
Venture Partner with Rabo Ventures and a Rockstart AgriFood Mentor
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Eugene Ong
Senior VP of Strategy @ TAIGER | Venture Investor @ VU Venture Partners | Founder/MD @ Blue Lake Capital
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Nelli Orlova
CEO InnMind
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Marc Mogalle
Managing Director at Business Buddies
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Victoria Mehran
Venture Partner at Expert Dojo
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Kateryna Hodgson
CEO@Co-owner of UK ProhealthHUB
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Yurii Sereshchenko
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Mr Gajo Vanka
Group Chief Financial Officer at Fashion Union Limited
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Nathan Mcnally
Co-Founder & Programme Director at P4 Precision Medicine Accelerator | Startup Mentor & Coach at Capital Enterprise
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Gabriel Zanko
General Partner at Urano Capital
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Vasiliy Nikolaev
Venture Partner at Network.VC
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Gary Fowler
CEO, President, Co-Founder at GSD Venture Studios
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Jules Walker
Managing Director KPMG’s Emerging Technology Practice
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Mr Peter Hlavnicka
Venture Partner at R3i Ventures Singapore, Founder/CEO Phi Ventures Pte Ltd
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Daniel Sarquis
Managing Partner and Co-Founder at Mergus Ventures
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Michael Conniff
Chairman and CEO at Murray Lane Ventures
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Steven Yung
Managing Partner at Glocal LLC
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Selcuk Ergin
Managing Partner at Boza Ventures
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Startups pitching live

Global partners

Unicorn Battle,
May 12, 2022

The war in Ukraine is heartbreaking for all of us. Most of the Startup.Network team are Ukrainians who were forced to leave their homes and survive in foreign cities and countries. Many people we know are suffering and we cannot stand by.

Please, help Ukrainians impacted by these dreadful events by getting the ticket to this event with a donation: 

All proceeds will go to support families in need due to military aggression by Putin's troops.


Welcome to the online Unicorn Battle UK & Europe – part of the World Largest Startup Pitch Contest where famous international VCs and Business Angels meet extraordinary startups from all over the world!

As our statistics show: $345+ mln was received in funding by our WINNERS.

Famous VCs and Angel-Investors will join us to find the best deals for their portfolios, and so can you!

Whether you are an Investor looking for future Unicorns in the British Isles, Scandinavia, Western Europe, Southern Europe & islands in the Mediterranean sea, a Corporation looking for a solution or a Startup with an outstanding MVP seeking funds for the next round – JOIN UNICORN BATTLE UK&EUROPE!

The event is widely broadcasted throughout the whole world via social media channels and our partner’s network.

Our VC and Angels' community of 1000+ famous people are eagerly waiting for you pitching LIVE!

Pitching at the Unicorn Battles is absolutely FREE!

To apply – click ATTEND button at the top of the page, select the STARTUP role and fill in all the required fields. After that, our team will contact you and provide feedback.

* The deadline for applications is May 6, 2022.

* Guideline fo registering –

Please notice, only 10 startups will be selected for pitching live!

To join us as a guest, please, register at the Eventbrite page.

See you at the Unicorn Battle UK&Europe!

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1 Session
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1 Session

14:50 - 15:00 : Registration 

15:00 - 15:10 : Introduction by Organizers 

15:10 - 15:30 : Jury Performance 

Judges will have 1 minute each to introduce themselves. 

15:30 – 16:30 : Startup Pitch Session 

Each founder will have 3 minutes for a pitch, and another 3 minutes for questions, comments, and suggestions by Judges. 

16:30 - 17:00 : Winners announcement and networking


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