Know the right people when you need them.
Consult our mentors who not only know how to get you out of a tricky situation but also give you guidance when you need a second opinion.
After being admitted to the Aurelia Ventures Program you will have access to our network of mentors and free first-time consultations.
We have worked directly with all of our mentors and can vouch for their professionalism, expertise and hands-on approach. All of our mentors know how to work with startups, know that certain problems can not wait and know how to help you when things go sideways.
Software Engineering & Business Intelligence
Software Engineering, Cloud Engineering, Artificial Intelligence
Joscha is an entrepreneur and lifelong learner. After spending years working in tech, he co-founded Think-it, an engineering collective on a mission to unlock human potential with technology.
Driven by the vision of a sustainable future in which all humans thrive, Joscha mobilizes technical talent and collaborates with innovators across the world on developing impact-driven solutions that leverage AI and Cloud.
Besides his daily work, he is excited about exploring human consciousness and the power it has not only as a source of personal wellbeing but also to solve our truly big problems.
Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
David is passionate about the technical world of advanced data solutions. Having spent 10 years in the industry with implementing end-to-end products of data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence, he gained solid experience in finding and realizing feasible data-driven use cases for your business. Working as a data scientist, team lead, product owner and scrum master, he learned the critical steps of successful agile project setup and stakeholder management from several aspects.
His experience and skills enable him to supervise the whole life cycle of your product development from ideation to realization from a technical perspective. David obtained an MSc in Computer Science and a Ph.D. degree in Business and Management. Besides his focus on industry, he holds a significant track in academia as he is enthusiastic about the scientific projects as well.
Business Intelligence & Performance Optimization
Justin is the founder of ProjectBI, an analytics agency that specializes in helping early-stage SaaS and eCommerce companies unlock their true potential through data and analytics. Justin has over 15 years of experience working in hi-tech, has founded multiple companies, and is passionate about growth, optimization, and business intelligence.
Marta Ortega Quesada
Founder Dopeness Agency
Marketing Strategy, Social Media Strategy, Social Media Growth Hacking
A marketing expert with a strong link to the lifestyle and tech industries.
Having spent several years working in public relations in the lifestyle space, I now use this knowledge to fuel highly effective marketing initiatives for tech startups and especially tech conferences which tend to lack in this aspect. I run my advisory and consultancy work through Dopeness Agency, a boutique marketing agency that I founded in 2018.
In addition to this, I also share my expertise through lecturing at prestigious business universities, such as Pompeu Fabra where I lead a curriculum on the future of marketing, and The Valley University, where I contribute with specialized master classes in marketing.
Founder Lunes Design
Branding, art direction, graphic design, color psychology
Noémie is a french art director, living in Barcelona, Spain. Noémie is the owner of an online branding studio, Lunes design, focused on female entrepreneurs, and the creator of a business school for freelance graphic designers, Lunes School. She worked as an art director in advertising agencies (Ogilvy, Ondho), before starting her own business in 2015.
Growth Hacker & Sr. Digital Marketing consultant
Digital Strategy, SEO & SEM, Multi-channel campaigns
Giovanni Pizza supports partner companies to develop and execute digital marketing strategies with the use of leading marketing automation technologies, artificial intelligence, analytics, and lean start-up methodologies.
Product Development & Operations
UXbooost is a data-driven UX agency that uses a psychologically rooted scientific approach to help companies achieving extraordinary growth in a short timeframe. Our clients are facing challenges that you might be familiar with, like: shaping the product feature for achieving business goals; improving specific KPIs (like revenue, retention, stickiness); Improve the current product to increase users’ satisfaction. Also, we help our clients in enhancing the user-centricity of their ventures, offering training and support in shaping effective UX agile operations. We are ready to booost your startup; let’s do it together!
Operations & Process-management, High Growth Organizational Structures, Leadership & People Management
Alessandro is passionate about product management and increasing team performance that ultimately has a measurable impact on the business KPIs. He has 12 years of experience in product management, starting as a founder in two startups, and then joining trivago. In the latter, he launched several new products, led product teams, launched a skunkworks team to quickly deliver and test innovative products, and led the development of multiple marketing automation tools. Experienced in B2C and B2B products and internal tooling, his top skills are in e-commerce and retail. Alessandro leverages his interest in psychological research papers and his knowledge in UX in order to increase sales and improve the user experience.
Helping companies become data-driven through digital analytics, CRO and BI
Being a serial entrepreneur with more than 14 years of experience in digital marketing, Tony Simonovsky started his first business at the age of 19. In 2012 started to live the life of a digital nomad, having lived in India, the US and Brazil and traveled most of Asia, and Europe by motorcycle.
In 2015 Tony created InsightWhale, a remote-first digital analytics and business intelligence agency with the aim to help small and medium businesses worldwide become data-driven. InsightWhale has worked with clients from almost any field: starting from simple corporate websites to big online travel-services, e-commerce and blockchain technology startups.