Creating a culture of inclusion: overcoming cross-cultural barriers
Meet our founders
Founder & CEO
Stiven is Tech Entrepreneur, investor Founder and CEO of BKN301 and the Venture Capital firm SM Capital.
Founder and former CMTO of Ventis, Fintech company then sold to Iccrea Banca Group.
He founded Libertas, the first widely used news App in the Republic of San Marino and founded and later sold the e-commerce company Tippest.
Angel Investor of the Founder Institute of San Francisco, the world’s largest pre-seed startup accelerator, based in Silicon Valley, through which he invested in startups like Realty Mogul, Andalin and MallIQ.
Federico Zambelli Hosmer
Founder and CBO
Federico is investor Founder and CBO of BKN301.
He has over twenty years of B2B and B2C experience in banking and financial services, out of which a decade spent at PayPal in Sales and Business Development with different responsibilities, as Head of Small & Medium Business of Western Europe and as General Manager of PayPal Italy.
He has a solid track record in top management roles within the international environment, strong skills as startup investor, business strategist and innovation.
Founder and CFO
Luca is investor Founder and CFO of BKN301.
Also Founder and former CFO of Ventis, Fintech company then sold to Iccrea Banca Group.
He has relevant investment and advisory track-record in e-commerce and medtech startups.
He has spent his entire career in high technology finance and business development: previously worked as Equity Capital Markets Analyst at Integrae SIM SpA, and as Finance Specialist at Hewlett Packard.
Luca is CPA and Certified Auditor.