Koemei one of the winners of Venture Leaders 2011

The Venture Leaders selection took place last week, exciting presentations and intense rivalry ! Again, a very rich set of start-ups, ranging from medtech (including fixing your teeth without digging holes, thank you Credentis) to ICT (you still have problems with your adress book ? check connex.io), and much more. 

The 20 winners that will fly to Boston for the 10 days program and going for pitch competition with the US teams are : 

  • Ricardo Beira, DistalMotion
  • Dominik Bell, Aeon Scientific AG
  • David Bonzon, Pandora Underwater Equipment 
  • Christian Brühlmann, ProteoMediX AG
  • Jan-Mathieu  Donnier, GlobalVision Communication
  • Michael Dupertuis, GEROCO SA
  • Andrea Girardello, AppAware
  • Michael Iten, Marmota
  • Marcus Kuhn, connex.io
  • Andreas Kunzmann, Optical Additives GmbH
  • Fabrizio Lo Conte, eSMART Technologies
  • Dominik Lysek, credentis
  • Temitope Ola, Koemei SA
  • Nils A. Reinke, Winterthur Instruments GmbH
  • Simone Rizzi, QGel SA
  • Michael Sauter, Compliant Concept GmbH
  • Stella Schieffer, Polyport
  • Irene Schiller, Malcisbo AG
  • Thorsten Schwenke, THELKIN GmbH
  • Reto Wettstein, BizTelligence 
The list with project descriptions is available on the venture leaders 2011


The team will be pitch at the venture ideas on April 21st @ Rolex Center EPFL, don't miss the opportunity to meet them, the opportunity to discover the start-up gems of tomorrow !