Kristina "Kris" Brodnevskaya is an accomplished professional and Program Organizer within the Entrepreneurship Department at the AMS Institute, where she coordinates the AMS Startup Booster incubator in collaboration with Ioannis Ioannidis, Entrepreneurship Lead. The incubator fosters a business development environment for urban tech startups. Kris has a strong academic background with a focus on Urban Tech, Sustainable Urban Development, and Corporate Entrepreneurship.
She is currently pursuing a Joint Degree in MSc Metropolitan Analysis, Design and Engineering (MSc MADE) at Wageningen University & Research and Delft University of Technology. With a keen eye for urban challenges and opportunities, Kris is experienced in studying and working in different metropoles such as Moscow, Milan, and London. Prior to joining AMS Institute, she earned a BSc in Geography and Environmental Management at Birkbeck, University of London, where she excelled in courses centred around Civil Engineering and Urban Resilience against Climate Change.
In her current role, Kris ensures that the AMS Startup Booster incubator program is up-to-date with the latest entrepreneurship tools necessary to develop successful urban tech startups. She actively seeks out and recruit top experts to provide masterclasses and workshops to the startups in the program, covering topics such as marketing and branding, funding, growth hacking, customer segmentation, and data visualization. Kris’ expertise and contributions have been instrumental in the success of many urban tech startups that have graduated from the AMS Startup Booster incubator program.