Lucian Wagner, MBA'81
General Partner, EuroUS Ventures
Lucian has a truly global outlook with an extensive set of contacts in North America, Europe, and Asia. He is currently a General Partner at EuroUS Ventures LLC, Chairman & Co-founder of Launch in US Alliance, LLC and EuroUS Accelerator, Inc. and his main focus now is helping European companies gain traction in the US. In this function, he lectures frequently at seminars throughout Europe and the US and helps organize study trips and visits to Boston and Silicon Valley. He is a current and past member of the Board of several European ICT companies and advises them on Marketing, Financing and General Strategy issues.
Before joining EuroUS Ventures, he was a CEO and/or President and Co-founder of several enterprise software companies, such as FabCentric, a Yield Management software company, where he raised several million dollars in VC funding and which he grew to more than 25 employees before it was sold to another publicly traded software company.
Previously, Lucian spent more than 20 years in the semiconductor equipment industry, holding a series of positions in Sales and Marketing, based out of Switzerland and then Boston, MA.
Lucian was born in Germany, educated in the French school system, and went on to earn a B.Sc. in International Economics from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and an MBA from INSEAD in 1981.