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Bianca Martinelli

Endeavor Global

Bianca was most recently a VP for Endeavor, an organization that catalyzes long-term economic growth by selecting, mentoring, and accelerating high-impact entrepreneurs around the world. In this role, she drove Endeavor’s expansion into new markets in Latin America and Europe, as well as managed a team responsible for entrepreneur selection, growth, and community-building.

After four years at Endeavor Brazil working directly with a portfolio of companies from a wide-variety of industries such as energy, media, construction, and healthcare, Bianca is now based in New York City and recently led the launch of Endeavor offices in Peru, Spain, and Italy. Throughout her time at Endeavor, she has strategically connected over 200 entrepreneurs in Latin America and Europe to Endeavor’s network of mentors in search of talent, capital, and access to new markets. Bianca is particularly interested in the development of entrepreneurship ecosystems around the globe and the important role that the venture capital industry has in fostering this evolution.

Prior to Endeavor, Bianca worked at Procter & Gamble at the Marketing and Sales division.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Bianca holds a BA in business administration from FGV-EAESP in São Paulo, Brazil, with a specialization in international management from Unniversità Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan, Italy. She also completed Endeavor’s Leadership Program at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business and Harvard Business School’s Scaling Entrepreneurial Ventures Program.

Bianca served her fellowship at Endeavor as a member of Class 21. She was mentored by Avikk Ghose, an Endeavor Mentor, and Endeavor Board Member Veronica Serra.