Coffee Chat with Markus Venzin
Markus Venzin, Professor of Global Strategy and Dean for Innovation at Bocconi University, is the next guest of the Coffee Chats series, a FT Talent and Bocconi initiative. Six meetings, informal chats, with Bocconi professors and alumni, who are leading managers and entrepreneurs, who, with advice and personal insights, are an inspiration for young talents.
In this interview with Virginia Stagni, Business Development Manager at Financial Times & FT Talent Director, Venzin gives his view on what it means to have an innovative and entrepreneurial mindset, on how to build resilience, on his top tips for entrepreneurs to build a team and be a team player and also talks about B4i, the Bocconi accelerator, and the support it gives to startups.
FT Talent teamed up with Bocconi in 2019 to organize the global competition FTxBocconi Challenge. The second edition last February saw 150 talents from all around the world compete online with ideas on reshaping the business world leveraging on human capital, sustainability, diversity and inclusion. Markus Venzin was among the guest speakers of the event.