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«Our exits? Precious little.Let’s take our startups to the U.S.»

Arcangelo Rociola StartupItalia

All of Italy’s million euro exits from 2012 to the present

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«Our exits? Precious little.Let’s take our startups to the U.S.»

«Italy continues to offer very valid ideas, at a good price, but for foreign markets. The 21 Italian exits are a good example of this. But it is precious little, and it won’t get us very far». Fernando Napolitano, 50, entrepreneur, president and managing director of Italian Business & Investment Initiative (IB&II), made this comment yesterday in response… Read more »

di Arcangelo Rociola
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All of Italy’s million euro exits from 2012 to the present

They may be one-way, but they are still exits. Of the 12 top exits by Italian startups in recent years, 11 were acquired by foreign companies, or by IPO (initial public offering) on foreign stock markets. Only one has remained in Italy, the Milanese startup Triboo, quoted on Milan’s stock market in 2014. The total… Read more »

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How to make a startup worth 400 mln. And now I want to help young people

Maybe in another country an Italian, who in less than six years built up a company from nothing in Milan and then sold it in the United States for almost 500 million dollars, without producing weapons, drugs or pornography but promising cancer treatment drugs, just maybe, today, this Italian would have been called and thanked… Read more »

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