The Experts and Team Coaches at The Entrepreneurship Academy (EA) are business people with multiple entrepreneurial experiences, with top management responsibilities, accredited both in Romania and internationally for their skills and achievements.

They are connected by their passion and dedication with which they support sustainable entrepreneurial development in Romania. Moreover, according to accreditation standards, they have a teaching or training experience of at least 2 years prior to being selected as part of the faculty’s expert body. At this point, the list of top entrepreneurs and managers who will support The Entrepreneurship Academy (EA) as experts  is continuously growing.


Ilinca Păun

Team Coach for year IV

After graduating architecture, including studying in Spain and England, Ilinca spent 18 years in real estate and was a CEO for the consultancy company Colliers International Romania for 8 years, starting with 2010. Starting 2016 she entered the entrepreneurship field in education, as one of the founders of EA- The Entrepreneurship Academy. In 2018 co-founded 3House, a co-working business which is today part of Impact Hub, where she is a shareholder. Passionate about education, Ilinca created together with Colliers the program of leadership named Colliers Academy, where she teaches Intrapreneurship. In EA, she is the CEO, but also a Coach and Business Mentor.

Cosmin Alexandru

Team Coach for year III

Cosmin Alexandru founded and lead for 12 years GfK Romania and then had its own consultancy company in branding and strategy. Since 2011, he is partner in a consultancy company specialized in transformational organization processes, for teams or individuals. Cosmin also has team coaching programs for executives, in either Romanian or multinational companies.

He teaches a Leadership course in the Executive MBA of  Maastricht School of Management (MSM) in Bucharest and one of “Corporate responsibility and Ethics” at the EMBA programs of MSM in Azerbaijan, Iran and China. Cosmin graduated Asebuss, the executive MBA of  University of Washington Business School together with The Romanian-American Postgraduate School of Business.

Andreea Cimpoeșu

Team Coach for year l and year II

Andreea has over 15 years of experience in different business areas, from general management and marketing to operational and financial management. She worked for companies like Telekom, Xerox, Kaspersky Lab, 2performant. Andreea has an MBA in Central European University, as well as two coaching forming programs. She is currently a consultant, trainer and certified coach at International Coaching Federation.

Monica Aliman

Team Coach for year II

Monica has accumulated management experience in various positions like Administrative, Sales, Program, Key Account Manager and CEO for various industries -biochemical, cement, leather or media/advertising. She was was an entrepreneur, with a Marketing Outsourcing company and co-founder of the Pain Plaisir brand. Starting 2019 she accepted the challenge of transferring the knowledge about team performance in the educational system, working with students.

Dragoș Buzzi

Team Coach for year I

After 3 multinationals, Dragoș decided to invest all his energy in education, first in Alternative University and then joining EA team- The Entrepreneurship Academy. He is specialized in life coaching, learning facilitation and experience designer. He offers consultancy in personal and organizational development and also organizes development camps for the new generation.

Raluca Răschip

Team Coach for year I

Raluca lead sales, reasearch and operational teams for 17 years in GfK. With a marketing and research background, she has a Systemic Coaching forming and is a certified coach with International Coaching Federation.


We collaborate with around 40 experts as teachers, mentors and business coaches. Some of them are:

Radu Atanasiu

Adjunct Lecturer for Critical Thinking @ Maastricht School of Management Romania

Mihai Bonca

Marketing Strategy & Brand Transformation Professional @ Brand Architects

Alina Bălan

Partner @ Design Thinking Society

Dragoș Gavrilescu

Co-founder @ Design Thinking Society

Joy Chan

Adjunct Professor & Financial Advisor @ Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary / ESSCA Ecole de management, France

Anca Paliu Dragu

Deputy Director General @ E.ON Romania

Adrian Florea

Founder @ Trend Consult Group

Sergiu Neguț

Business Growth Expert @ Fintech OS

Adrian Stanciu

Associated Dean, Knowledge and Leadership @ Maastricht School of Management Romania

Tudor Stanciu

Co-founder @ Digital 2 Law

Peer Stoop

Executive Director @Team Academy International / Schoolvision International