Meet the Team
Director of Secretariat
Luis collaborates with EBAN since 2010 and he is from 2013 the leading person at the EBAN Secretariat. Initially working as Project Manager and Communication Officer, Luis was responsible for the implementation of the ICT Finance MarketPlace/ ACCESS ICT initiative and the organization of EBAN events. He has been working in the early stage financing industry since 2004 when he joined Gesventure (Business Angels Club) in Portugal. Luis has been involved with a wide range of national and international initiatives such as the National Business Angels Week (FNABA), the EBAN Congress 2007, the Business Angels Leaders Forum (kick-start for WBAA) and the EASY Project. Currently living in Luxembourg, his academic background is in Economics (U. Coimbra, Portugal) and holds a Master in Marketing from ISEG (Lisbon, Portugal).
Office and Membership Manager
Pablo is responsible for the success of membership applications and running of the office together with supporting events’ organisation and all communication materials. Pablo also supports the Director of the Secretariat in any task needed together with attending requests from EBAN Board Members. He is the first contact point of the Association. Prior to joining the organisation, he developed a successful finance career for international companies in Ireland, Spain and United Kingdom. With a solid background in banking and administration and a determined entrepreneurial character, Pablo holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Marketing Management by New Buckinghamshire University, United Kingdom.
Siri holds a Master of Laws from Lund University, Sweden, and is currently pursuing an Advanced Master in Intellectual Property Rights and ICT at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and HUBrussels, Belgium. Her master thesis has been published in a law journal focused on intellectual property rights (NIR). She has work experience both from the public law sector and from organisations working with business development.