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Elisa Grasso
Investment Manager, CDP Venture Capital
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Elisa began her career in 2012 at Dpixel, an important Italian venture investment company. There she handled dealflow as well as scouting and tutoring activities for the Barcamper project. In 2016 Elisa moved to London, becoming COO of Startupbootcamp InsurTech where she planned and ensured execution of the acceleration program while supporting startups accessing the path as well as companies within the portfolio in fundraising activities, also maintaining relationships with investors, mentors and corporate partners.

She became Italian Angels for Growth Investment Manager, managing the investments of over 150 business angels before returning to Startupbootcamp as an Investment Manager, where she managed the entire portfolio of startups that have accelerated globally over the years.

Elisa also launched for Startupbootcamp in London, the ItalianTech acceleration program aimed at Italian startups seeking to extend their business opportunities creation within the United Kingdom. Elisa holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano and a Master of Science (MSc) in Economics and Innovation and including Technologies Management from Bocconi University.


The Vita Accelerator is a novel startup acceleration program launched by CDP together with Healthware and Accelerace that aims to support a new generation of digital health startups.