Lisa Katsouraki


Lisa Katsouraki has seen the full spectrum of the investing life cycle. From mentoring and investing in startups as an angel investor and as a VC, dabbling in start-up life as part of a founding team, scaling a company from 50 to 300 people as part of its management team to a successful exit. She has headed company strategy and M&A working alongside one of the largest PE funds. Lisa has completed 2 corporate acquisitions (from sourcing/deal origination, to DD, to replatforming) and entered an agreement to be acquired by Booking Holdings for 1.6b EUR. (Pending antitrust!)

Strong functional areas: strategy (strategic positioning and planning), corporate development, business development, M&A, investing, fundraising, go to market, marketing, process optimisation, dynamic pricing algorithms, product development, PMO (post merger/acquisition integration, replatforming), relationship / account management

– ex VC, has invested in marketplaces

– mentor in travel tech accelerator

– member of HeBan (Hellenic Business Angel Network)

– has worked with tech start-ups for 15+years

– well versed in travel tech, marketplaces, fintech, classifieds, price comparison, edutech

– Vice Chair, Greek Advisory Council for Tourism Culture and Creative Industries