Location: Milano, Italy
Languages: Italian, English
A marketing and strategic innovation consultant, Gilardi has over 25 years of consulting experience in the fields of industry and services in Italy and abroad. She was a member of the Assintel Executive Committee 2008-2012, and is a startup/innovation consultant and mentor. She is interested in the impact technology has on the business areas and consumers and has written several articles on the topic. She is a lecturer on specialized subjects (marketing / innovation / business). After various entrepreneurial experiences in the web and e-business arena, she founded G2 in 2011 with her brother Massimiliano. At G2 (www.g2-startups.com), she is responsible primarily for the development and management of the “Innovation As A Service” business line for businesses, general manager of Acceleratio, an Innovation Network in Italy (www.acceleratio.it) and she oversees the acceleration programs for select startups.