Our team

Gualtiero Cortellini

Gualtiero Cortellini

Co-founder & CEO

After graduating in Business Economics and Finance from the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart in Milan in 2006, he gained several experiences as CEO and manager in companies of which he was also co-founder. He thus acquired experience both in the management and coordination of R&D and innovation activities, focused on new digital skills and technologies, and in the economic, financial and personnel management of companies and related projects. This more than ten years of experience led him to establish in 2015 the Consortium for Technology Transfer C2T, of which he is General Manager, and where he also plays the role of Project Manager, analyst and consultant in various R&D projects at client companies in the domain of data analysis, Big Data, IoT, integration and digital development of business processes, and in open innovation processes. He is also in charge for internal R&D and investment activities and partnership agreements with external parties. Since 2017, he has also been co-founder and CEO of Find Your Doctor, where he is in charge in particular for the definition of strategic guidelines and operational development, ordinary and extraordinary financial management, management of recruiting activities, both internal and external, and management of training activities. He is also in charge for partnership agreements with external parties and he is the contact person for research and development and innovation projects for customers. Since November 2019, he has also been included in the list of Innovation Managers of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development.

Eva Ratti, PhD

Eva Ratti, PhD

Co-founder & Innovation Manager

After graduating in Physics at the University of Milano-Bicocca, in 2013 she obtained a PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Amsterdam. She then returned to Italy with the aim of spending in different contexts the transversal skills she acquired during the research years. After having experienced herself the lack of a support system for job research for people with a PhD, in 2014 she conceived together with Gualtiero Cortellini the Find Your Doctor model, of which over the years she followed the experimentation and development phases. Today she is involved in training for PhD students about enhancing skills in the labor market, she is in charge of the analysis of companies and organizations needs about innovation (she is registered in the list of Innovation Managers of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development) and she experiments with new ideas and trajectories that are designed within Find Your Doctor to make it increasingly responsive to the needs of researchers and society.

Chiara Veneziani, PhD

Chiara Veneziani, PhD

HR Manager

After graduating in Clinical Psychology at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, she obtained her PhD in Psychological Sciences at the University of Padua in 2015. After a period of two years as a post-doc at the same university, she decided to leave the academia for the corporate world. In January 2018 she joined the Consortium for Technology Transfer C2T team and Find Your Doctor, where she holds the role of HR Manager. She deals in particular with talent hiring and the search and selection of highly competent profiles from the world of research, supporting companies in the selection and research of such figures. She is also involved in training activities for PhDs about the transition period between academia and corporate world and gives her support in internal research and development activities, mainly related to the topic of transversal skills. She also coordinates research partnerships with universities and other research institutions that collaborate with FYD or the Consortium. Finally, she deals with the improvement of organizational aspects and the enhancement of the human capital of C2T and FYD internal staff, and their well-being both at work and in relationships, in order to create the optimal conditions in which people can feel good in the workplace and work efficiently.

Claudia Spreafico

Claudia Spreafico

Digital Communication Manager

After graduating in Humanistic Sciences for Communication at the University of Milan, she acquired, before joining the Consortium for Technology Transfer C2T and Find Your Doctor, more than ten years of experience in digital communication, publishing, media, direct marketing and content management, at multinational companies, small-medium enterprises and as a freelancer. In 2016 she joined the C2T and FYD team, where she holds the role of Digital Communication Manager, dealing in particular with web content management, social media management, corporate identity management and related materials, media relations, promotional campaigns. She also participates in the strategic definition of brands and the review of corporate identities. Since 2014 she has also been a Reserve Officer at the Italian Navy, for which she periodically gives professional advice on digital strategies and content at the Command headquarters.

Antonella Belfatto, PhD

Antonella Belfatto, PhD

Innovation Manager

After a degree in Biomedical Engineering, she acquired a PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Milan in 2017. Thanks to the experience acquired during her PhD and the subsequent period as a researcher both at Polytechnic University and at National Research Council, she specialized in particular in the modeling of biological systems and acquired increasing skills in Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Image Processing, Data Analysis, mostly applied to biomedical research projects. In this way, she was also able to cultivate project management skills. Since 2019 she has been working at the Consortium for Technology Transfer C2T, carrying out consulting and research activities and managing both internal and external research and development projects, including those managed by Find Your Doctor, in particular in the biomedical and Industry 4.0 fields. Since November 2019, she has also been included in the list of Innovation Managers of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development.

Alketa Aliaj, PhD

Alketa Aliaj, PhD

Innovation Specialist

After a degree in Economics and Political Science at the University of Milan and a specialization course in Migration Law at the University of Bergamo, in 2020 she obtained a PhD in Person Training and Labour Market at the same university. During the research years she had the opportunity to participate in several projects in the field of Industry 4.0, deepening her knowledge of labour transformation and of the national Industry 4.0 Plan. She also had the opportunity to know closely the territorial structures born from the minister Calenda Plan, in particular the Bergamo Digital Innovation Hub by Confindustria and MADE Competence Center. In 2020 she joined the Find Your Doctor and the Consortium for Technology Transfer C2T team, where the multidisciplinary nature of her skills is enhanced both in the activities carried out for client companies in the areas of Industry 4.0, innovation and digitalization, in particular in the Finance Area which offers companies advice in the field of facilitated finance and tax tutoring for innovation projects, and in the training services offered by FYD, dealing in particular with activities related to the certification of skills and recognition of educational credits.