Entrepreneur, community, and coach in Amsterdam, Netherlands
Adriana Truong is an entrepreneur who is originally from Romania and has been living and working in some of the most important startup hubs around the world (San Francisco, London, Berlin, Amsterdam, Santiago).
Adriana started as an EU funds consultant, helping to secure more than $7 million for various EU projects. Later on she decided to take the entrepreneurship path, having been through the Startup Chile accelerator and the Founder Institute SF with her startup.
She also co-founded the Creative Coffee events network in 17 cities on 4 continents.
Since 2014, she has been involved in shaping the startup ecosystems in Europe. She was a Manager for Rockstart (Amsterdam) and a Community Ambassador and Program Manager for Startup Institute (in both London and Berlin). She is a mentor and advisor for several NGOs and accelerators helping entrepreneurs grow, most notably for Rubik Hub, the largest entrepreneurial initiative in the North East of Romania.
In 2019 she joined Philips as the Global Program Manager.