Meet Our Mentors Welcome to the team, Alexandru!

Let us introduce a new member of the InnovX team! Alexandru Dincovici, Internal Market Officer, joined our team in 2022?

Alexandru is currently the Executive Director of the Romanian Businessmen’s Association (AOAR) and has been managing since 2014, along with his wife Alexandra, their own research and consulting company, IziBiz Consulting.

An anthropologist at heart and by training, he is using his skills both in academic and business settings.

As an experienced qualitative researcher and consultant, he has been involved in hundreds of projects in very diverse industries, from telecommunications to retail or finance, working with entrepreneurs as well as multinationals and enabling them to better perform by getting to know their employees, customers and other institutional stakeholders.

He has been teaching medical anthropology and the anthropology of the body to students of the NSPSPA’s MA in Anthropology since 2013, as well as, during 2019, an Applied Anthropology class at the University of Bucharest.

A fellow of the Aspen Institute Young Leaders Programme, you might also find him talking at conferences or writing in various publications and formats, from either an academic or business perspective, but always about people.

He holds a BA in Sociology from the NSPSPA and one in Political Science from the University of Bucharest, followed by an MA and PhD in Anthropology from the NSPSPA, in Bucharest. He is also a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructor and former combat sports color commentator.

In the spring of 2022, he started bringing his wide skillset and experience under the umbrella of, a start-up and resource ecosystem that aims to reduce interpersonal violence in society, through a skill based approach. Built on a violence management model that stems from his Ph.D research, aims to develop scalable products that build skills and address issues concerning every pillar of the model, from a legal roadmap for street violence victims, to a real life self-defence curriculum or anti-bullying policies and programs in schools.

He was part of the jury when selecting the 10 Innovators that joined the Acceleration phase of the Startups 2022 cohort, selection made based on the Business Plans and the results during the Pre-acceleration phase. We are preparing some great things together, just stay tuned in order to find out more?