Meet

Ana-Maria Andronic

Head of Intellectual Property and Technology @ DLA Piper

An accomplished attorney and former Romanian judge with dual legal qualifications in the United States and Romania

Ana-Maria’s practice includes both routine and complex IT-related transactions, and she covers the entire lifecycle and range of issues confronting IT operators and investors, with an emphasis on angel and venture capital investments.

She has been hired by the World Bank as a consultant to a comprehensive assessment of the entire Romanian Intellectual Property legal framework, with an emphasis on the technology transfer and options to create spin-offs and technology hubs to foster local and international investments in the relevant market sector.

An influential contributor to the Romanian entrepreneurial business environment, Ana-Maria co-founded Venture Connect, a bi-annual event that brings together top investors in the region with Romanian entrepreneurs in the technology sector in search of funding for their businesses.

In five years, Venture Connect has become a milestone for local entrepreneurial initiatives and an investment hub in Eastern Europe, facilitating investments and paving the way to investments for over 400 entrepreneurial teams.

Meet Ana-Maria Andronic at How to Web!

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