Karolina Mentrycka, Monitoring and reporting specialist, Startup Spark 2.0
Karolina has over 10 years of experience in the field of: searching, acquiring, implementing and settling projects co-financed from EU funds. She also worked in the Control Department of the Intermediate Institution in the implementation of the Regional Operational Programme of the Lodz Voivodeship for the years 2014-2020. Currently, she works in the Lodz Special Economic Zone, in the Department of Innovation, which creates and develops technological initiatives connecting investors of the Lodz SEZ (incl. Procter & Gamble, Ericsson, Bluerank, Miele) with startups. The EU funds obtained by the LSEZ allow young entrepreneurs to enter the market with an interesting solution, an innovative product or service for business – the industrial application of 5G technology, which is then implemented into the factories of ŁSEZ investors.
Competences: knowledge of legislative documents, obtaining financing, implementation of EU projects, experience in the control of EU projects and in the evaluation of applications as a member of the recruitment committee