Filippo Addarii is the founding partner and CEO of PlusValue, a London-based research and consultancy group specialised in the design and implementation of urban innovation ecosystems. Filippo is a serial entrepreneur & strategy advisor with 20 years’ expertise in leading on innovation projects combining sustainable development and social impact, and a multi-stakeholder approach. He worked with the EU, UN, UK government, major corporations (e.g. Lendlease and Intesa Sanpaolo Bank Group), and philanthropic foundations. He is a founding partner of Urban Impact Fund, the first impact investing fund dedicated to new solutions for urban living in regeneration projects. In the spare time he’s studying for his PhD at the Institute of Finance and Technology at UCL. His passions are philosophy, art, history and scuba-diving.