Antonio Fonduca
Antonio Fonduca

Venture Diplomat

About me

Antonio is an ex-entrepreneur, corporate and VC with two decades of experience in leading global implementation and growth in new business technologies, while driving sustainable revenue and profit development on a global scale. For the past decades Antonio has actively served as a stakeholder in the start/scale-up ecosystem, identifying and implementing novel technologies to accelerate top and bottom line business growth. Antonio has also served as Department Head of Innovation at publicly listed multinational corporation (€2+ billion turnover, +20% EBITDA). Previously, Antonio was the co-founding Managing Director of a medtech venture which was eventually publicly listed (valued at €80+ million). Business area experiences include commercialization, business & corporate development, innovation, business modeling - while sector experiences include health, food & deep tech. Demonstrated experience in concept shaping and leading start/scale-ups, creating and implementing global strategies, marketing and business plans, growing industrial and consumer businesses, developing disruptive innovations and business models, managing global organizations in B2B industries and implementing M&A strategies. Antonio currently connects the dots, primarily in the European triple helix landscape as a Venture Diplomat and seasoned deal- and matchmaker. With a focus on international deal transactions, M&A, negotiations & due diligence, clients include investment firms and multinational F1000 corporations as well as governmental bodies such as the European Commission and the European Innovation Council.

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Browse our marketplace of the world's most in-demand experts. After choosing the right expert for you, book a 1:1 video call with them. At the time of the appointment, join the live 1:1 video call, ask the expert your questions, and get personalized high-quality advice!

Most of our experts offer 1:1 video consultations ranging between 15 - 60 minutes. During the booking the process, you will be able to select the duration that makes sense for you.

Generally speaking, most of our customers have been delighted with how much they achieved during their live 1:1 video consultations. We have over 5,000 five-star reviews and a high percentage of our customers rebook the same expert or additional experts because their experience exceeded their expectations. Our most popular sessions are 30 minutes long, but you can still get a lot done during a 15 minute session.

Yes. In fact, many of our customers book the same expert or a group of experts on a regular basis. There are no limits.

Many of them have shared their desire for Intro's mission — to give everyone access to anyone, empowering each other to build a better world. They also love paying it forward and helping others advance in their journey. With Intro, they now have an easy-to-use platform that makes it simple to connect with like-mind folks like yourself, while also being compensated fairly for their time. In some cases, our experts are also donating a portion or all of their proceeds to the charity of their choice.

All of the times presented on our website, marketplace, and mobile app are local to your time. For example, if you're based in New York, the times will be presented in ET.

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Many of our experts sell out quickly. You can wait until they unlock more sessions or if they've enabled our Request a Booking feature, you can request a booking by sending them times that work for you at least seven days out. This feature is free to use and you'll only get charged when they confirm the booking (a credit card pre-auth is required).

It depends on the specific expert. Some experts add sessions weekly and others add sessions monthly. We recommend booking as soon as possible to not miss out.

Yes. You can reschedule calls at least 48 hours before the session. For any cancellations, or reschedules within 48 hours of the session, we do charge a fee to compensate the expert for the last minute change. All cancellations or reschedules must happen in our mobile app.

Yes! We're confident that you'll love your first session, but in the rare case that it did not meet your expectations, let us know and we'll make things right.

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