Magdalena is an innovation consultant creating value through connecting entrepreneurs, innovators and corporates. Currently working with Rise, Barclays global innovation programme, she is focusing on value creation and product development for financial services. Magdalena is passionate about advocating gender diversity in the technology industry and she actively promotes more women to showcase themselves through the Geek Girl Meetup UK community (which she co-founded in 2012).

Areas of Expertise

Business Strategy

Early stage venture strategy, pitch building, customer acquisition

Open Innovation

Agile methodologies, design thinking, facilitating collaboration opportunities, experimentation

Operational Strategy

Developing internal processes, team building, organisational planning

Client and Partnership Management

Outreach, relationship development and networking

Community Building

Programme development focusing on online and offline engagement with startup ecosystems