Miruna Girtu

Venture Partner, Syndicate Room

Category: Investors (VCs, Angel Investors, Accelerators)

Miruna works with some of UK’s top investors to find, co-invest into and further support the next generation of successful startups.

At SyndicateRoom, she has grown and managed an extensive community of partners, launched a product to increase access to capital and connect entrepreneurs with the most relevant strategic investors and is now looking to invest in at least 50 startups a year through a new data-driven fund.

Miruna actively supports the wider ecosystem, collaborating with universities, accelerators, government programmes and other organizations. She is an Entrepreneurship Expert at Oxford’s Entrepreneurship Centre and an Advisory Board Member at Oxford Seed Fund and Yale University School of Medicine's Center for Digital Health & Innovation. She is a mentor for scale-ups as part of London Mayor's International Business Programme and Wayra. She is supporting TERN in designing a new funding mechanism for refugee entrepreneurs.

Miruna wants to help build a more transparent funding environment. She is a contributor and has written an award-winning fundraising guide for entrepreneurs.

Miruna is a World Economic Forum Global Shaper and part of Forbes 30 under 30. Her studies include Economics at UCL, International Business in Rome and Management at Cambridge Judge Business School.

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