Luigi Congedo is a Principal at BootstrapLabs, a leading Venture Capital firm based in Silicon Valley and focused on Applied Artificial Intelligence.
Luigi is responsible for deal-flow, investments, business development, and is actively involved in advising the founders from their portfolio companies.
He is leading the organization of the annual Applied AI Conference bringing together over 800 AI leaders and is a frequent speaker and mentor at different startup programs and events. Luigi is passionate about the positive impact of technology and entrepreneurship on society and is also an active natural connector for many founders in Silicon Valley.
Prior to BootstrapLabs, Luigi worked at Samsung, AngelHack and RadiumOne among other projects contributing to the international development and new market expansions. He also launched a pharmaceutical e-commerce company in Italy, lovesano.it
Born in Napoli, Luigi graduated from the University of Napoli Federico II with a B.S in Economics. He also earned his Master Degree in International Business in 2013 from the Hult International Business School in San Francisco.
Luigi has lived in Italy, Spain, UK, Ireland, and China during his career and is now based in Silicon Valley. In 2018 he was selected as a Forbes 30 Under 30 leader on the prestigious annual list of young visionaries and the leaders of tomorrow.