Tommaso Lazzari

Managing Partner at Seta Capital
Tommaso Lazzari - Managing Partner at Seta Capital


Founding Partner of Seta Capital with more than 19 years of experience in engineering for Fortune 500 companies as well as cross-border deals between China and Italy.

Mr.Lazzari has worked for 12 years as an Engineering Manager and Project Manager in several international Automotive and Manufacturing companies such as General Electric, SKF, Federal Mogul and Uber before funding Seta Capital 7 years ago. Mr.Lazzari has an extensive network of industrial companies across Italy and Europe.

· Originated the deal between Carioca SpA and M&G Stationery;

· Originated the deal between Tenova SpA and Qijing Ltd;

· Originated the deal between Epistolio Srl and Seymour Electric Ltd;

· Designed and coded Seta Capital digital infrastructure including the Database and the Artificial Intelligence algorithm.

Prior to Seta Capital, Mr.Lazzari launched his own startup and raised several rounds of funding from institutional investors. Prior to that, Mr.Lazzari was an early employee and a City Launcher in Uber starting its operations in Atlanta. Mr.Lazzari started his career in SKF where was Application Engineer and Product Development Manager before moving to General Electric as a Senior Project Manager.

Mr.Lazzari holds an MBA from London Business School (UK) and a Master Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Politecnico di Torino (ltaly). He holds 4 patents in his name about injection plastic-metal overmoulding. He speaks fluently Italian, French, English and he is intermediate (HSK3 Certified) in Mandarin.