Emma Fau


Jury member - EIT Venture Award

Emma Fau is the founder of EUcapital, an advisory firm based in Brussels, specialised on access to finance and equity financial instruments for start-ups. EUcapital provides advisory services for public and private organisations.

Before launching EUcapital, Emma worked for 12 years at the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (former EVCA, now InvestEurope), representing the interest of the industry within the EU institutions. Emma is one of the experts working for the EIT headquarters in Budapest providing assistance to the EIT on the development of the Innovation Communities own funds initiatives.

Since 2016 Emma is a private investor, actively investing in Spanish and Belgian start-ups and also part of several investors networks: member of BE angels (Belgium), co-founder and Member of Women Angels for STEAM (Spain), a women business angels network supporting women entrepreneurs in STEAM, and also part of the team of Princip.al an international network of family offices and private investors.