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Liz Madaras

CEO

Poliloop

Team leader and scientist. Development of novel fossil based plastic eating bacteria and investigation of fungi for fast-tracking PLA composting processes.Leading one of Forbes’ hottest start-ups of Hungary. Under her leadership poliloop became one of the earliest stage companies to participate in a Techstars program and managed to close a large seed round during a global pandemic in 2020. Thanks to her efforts poliloop was an Earthshot Prize nominee and has been selected to become part of the Alliance to End Plastic waste program. She is part of the BMW Foundation Sustainable Leaders Network and was named Manager of the Future 2020 by the Hungarian Association of Executives, winner in the Falling Walls Venture Lab pitch competition in 2021 and in the Energy Globe Award (category: Earth). She has strong diplomatic and communication skills, focuses on the details that matter, while not losing sight of the big picture. Her critical thinking has been crucial for the success’ of poliloop. Provisionary patent application with the USPTO regarding the biodegradation of fossil-based plastics via a bacterial consortium.

Speaker at 1E9 Events

Festival der Zukunft 2025

Festival der Zukunft 2025

1E9 THE_CONFERENCE 2021

1E9 THE_CONFERENCE 2021

Festival der Zukunft 2024

Festival der Zukunft 2024

1E9 THE_CONFERENCE 2020

1E9 THE_CONFERENCE 2020

Festival der Zukunft 2023

Festival der Zukunft 2023

1E9 THE_CONFERENCE 2019

1E9 THE_CONFERENCE 2019

Festival der Zukunft 2022

Festival der Zukunft 2022

Liz Madaras
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