Date: July 17, 2019 - July 17, 2019
Place: Milan

The Commission on Digital  - The Winners


The Commission on Digital met on July 16, 2018 to decide the winning startup proposal for the sector.


The commission chose among ten finalists pre-selected by UniCredit Start Lab Team. The Commission was composed of  senior executives from leading Italian companies such as:


  • Giorgio Aravecchia, Human Resources and New Media Director, PANINI

  • Enrico Mercadante,  Lead for Digitization Platform Sales and for Innovation, CISCO

  • Valerio Momoni, Marketing, Product and Business Director, CERVED

  • Roberto Privitera,  Head of Marketing e Business Development, ACANTHO  (GRUPPO HERA)

  • Stefano Reale, CFO, RDS

  • Paola Scarpa, Client Solutions, Data & Insights Director, GOOGLE

  • Davide Stefanelli,  CFO and Vice President,  VEM SISTEMI


The first classified for the Digital sector is APPQUALITY, which develops innovative digital optimization services able to reduce the costs of developing and managing apps, websites and any other digital product. The startup receives a € 10,000 grant.


Second classified, AKAMAS has designed a software based on algorithms of artificial intelligence and machine learning, for the automatic optimization of performances and costs of computer systems. CARPLANNER ranked third  with a digital platform that aggregates long-term car rental offers and allows users to find the car that best suits their needs.


A special mention goes to CLEANBNB, a platform for managing short-term rentals and holiday homes.


To read more about all twelve of  the 2019 UniCredit Start Lab finalists in the Digital category, please click  here.



Immagine Commissioni 2019