The EIC Scaling Club Council oversees the project's operations and contributes to the achievement of its strategic objectives.

Its members’ mission is to provide valuable insights and expertise; review progress and provide feedback on the club’s plans and activities and engage in networking and collaboration opportunities with fellow members.

The Club Council comprises a diverse group of professionals representing various sectors and disciplines, and playing different roles: Innovator, Corporate, Investor, Mentor, Media, Academic and Agency.

Branislav Vujovic

Branislav Vujović

Partner and SVB at New Frontier Group

Dieter Kraft

Dieter Kraft

Managing Director at Trumpf Venture GmbH

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Jan Goetz

CEO at IQM Quantum Computers

Jennifer Schenker

Jennifer Schenker

Founder and Editor-in-Chief at The Innovator

Maria Zubeldia

Maria Zubeldia

Director of the Entrepreneurship Centre at Saïd Business School of University of Oxford

Marie Wall

Marie Wall

Deputy Director of the Swedish Ministry of Climate and Enterprise

Victoria Hernandez Valcarcel

Victoria Hernandez Valcarcel

Board of Directors (NED) at CaixaBank Payments & Consumer



Jussi Hätönen

Head of the EIC Division at European Investment Bank (EIB) - Venture capital and quasi-equity investments

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Stéphane Ouaki

Head of Department of the European Innovation Council (EIC) European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA)


Thomas Louis Ferré

Venture capital and growth equity investor