The EY Startup Academy starts on 15 September. For the sixth time, we are looking for ambitious Tech and FinTech business models with future potential – together with our strong cooperation partners, which include investors and companies as well as other important players from the startup ecosystem. You want to be part of the EY Startup Academy 2022? You can apply now for participation until 31 August!

The registration deadline for this year’s program is 31 August!


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Attention: The EY Startup Academy now also has a program in Italy. For startups focusing on the Italian market, please apply here.



Contact person for your questions



Francesco Pisani
Strategy and Transactions | EY Parthenon

Phone: +49 6196 996 25657
Mobile: +49 160 939 25657

Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
Mergenthalerallee 3-5
65760 Eschborn/Frankfurt


Dr. Francesco Pisani works in the Service Line Strategy and Transaction at EY Parthenon, where he focuses on business model analyses and innovation as well as pricing strategies and digital ecosystems. In the past, he has been engaged in several due diligences and strategic projects. He is Deputy EMEIA Startup leader at EY, co-initiator and program manager of the EY Startup Academy and a guest lecturer at various universities. Francesco holds a Ph.D. from the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. He further holds an M.Sc. in Finance with specialization in Capital Markets from the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, an M.Sc. in Economics and Business Management from the LUISS Guido Carli, and a B.Sc. in Business Administration from La Sapienza in Rome. Francesco gained further professional and academic experiences in China, England, France, Italy and Spain.