Philippe Geffroy has at least 30 years of experiences in business development digital technologies based for industrial and security sectors. Philippe has a track record of advice, in the development of innovative projects for corporate VCs, large companies, innovative SMEs, startups/scaleups, as well as for public innovation ecosystems and the innovation intermediaries, in more than 15 countries.
He has designed and performed scouting and screening processes with tailor-made acceleration programs of startups/scaleups. He advises startups on go-to-market strategies (MVP to PMF), and scaleups on business development and Serie A fundraising. He is Co-Founder of 2 startups, and Advisor for one scaleup (6M€ in fundraisings in progress).
Siska Martina Cahyati has experiences in project management and international cooperation for more than 8 years. She has been managing EU-funded projects in economic development (area of statistics, also competitiveness and innovation) for more than 5 years. She is used to work in an international environment and had worked previously with several countries in South-East Asia, Northern Africa and Europe.
She is graduated from Université Paris Sorbonne in international relations. She speaks English, French, and Indonesian as her native language.
As for the BeSME Project, she is the key contact between all stakeholders involved in the Project, and her mission is dedicated to realising the expected results of the Project.
Suzana Kontić has long experiences in public relations and management. She has a post-graduate in European Studies and a Master degree in French and English language and participated in courses on "Sustainable Development Goals".
Before joining the BeSME Project Team in early 2020, Suzana worked within several travel agencies, where she has been managing all tourism activities and was representative in many internationals tourism fairs in Europe.
Ksenija Dasic accompanied us as the Project Assistant in 2019. She had experiences in languages studies. Speaking in a total of 6 languages (Montenegrin, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, and German), she had experiences in management and public speaking.