Italia Startup Visa: statistics on innovators joining the Italian start-up ecosystem

In June 2014, the Italian Government introduced the Italia Startup Visa (ISV), a policy with the aim to attract innovators and entrepreneurs from all over the world. The ISV is a simplified, fast-track procedure to issue entry visas in favour…

Simple Investment Company (SIS): the new investment structure for Italian start-ups and SMEs

The Decree Law No. 34, issued on 30 April 2019 (“Decreto Crescita”), introduced the regulation governing the Simple Investment Company (“Società di Investimento Semplice” or “SIS”), a new structure to support the development of Italian start-ups and SMEs. In particular,…

Interview with Alexander Jovanovic, Founder of RocketBaby, the Italian ecommerce for Moms and Super Babies

Alexander Jovanovic is the founder and CEO at RocketBaby, the leading Italian ecommerce for moms and super babies (rocketbaby.it). Before RocketBaby, Alexander worked as business developer and investment manager in the renewable energy industry at Sineco Energy and Sineco Holding,…