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Cristina Angelillo

CEO & Co-founder of Marshmallow Games, President of InnovUp

Cristina Angelillo is the CEO & Co-founder of Marshmallow Games and President of InnovUp. After graduating in TLC engineering, she worked five years in the Radio and TV broadcasting field. In September 2014 she decided to follow her passion for kids and teaching, so she left her job and she founded Marshmallow Games, a digital startup that creates educational apps used by millions kids worldwide. Marshmallow Games’ team, composed by 22 professionals, is mainly focused on the growth of Smart Tales, a collection of interactive stories and games that teaches STEM subjects to children ages 3 and up. In Marshmallow Games she is in charge of business development, partnerships and fundraising. Starting from January 2019 she’s board member of the edtech startup Tabi Labs, a company born from the joint venture of IdeaSolution Holding and Marshmallow Games. In December 2021 she was elected president of InnovUp, the association of the Italian innovation and startup ecosystem, for the three-year period 2022-2024.