Eva RezInvestment Manager

    Eva joined Edge Investments in 2021 as an Investment Manager. Her specific interests include AI applications, education, eSports and gaming.

    Previously, Eva was a Senior Investment Manager at Sky’s Startup Investments & Partnerships team for three years, where she was combining the traditional VC approach with commercial conversion of business opportunities. Her role included leading on new start-up and fund investments aligned with strategic focus areas, managing the portfolio and exit transactions.

    Eva started her VC career due to a Fulbright scholarship in San Francisco in 2013/14, where she volunteered with Keiretsu Forum, an international business angel network. She then became an Investment Director at Day One Capital covering the whole spectrum of the investment process. During the 3.5 years that Eva spent on focusing on the CEE start-up investment opportunities, she sat on the Advisory Board of AImotive, a leading self-driving car start-up. She was also chosen the Female Role Model of the Year at CESA (Central European Startup Awards) in 2018. While pursuing an MBA at Hult International Business School, she was working with Episode 1 Ventures in London.

    Eva also spent five years at the Budapest Stock Exchange Ltd. working on the development of the local capital market.

    She likes both experiencing arts and enjoying the creative process, especially painting, photography and dancing.