With a background in investment banking and derivatives, Marco D'Arro founded Real Asset Partners, a capital advisory platform for best-in-class specialist investment managers which also co-invests and sponsors, providing acceleration capital for GPs.
Marco is also the lead investor and director of Vini Italiani, the home of Italian wines in London with popular wine bars in South Kensington and Covent Garden market. He is also investor in tech companies like V-Nova, Eztrader, Payasugym and The Marque.
Marco, his French wife and daughter enjoy their holidays in the South of France.
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"In reality, what we are selling at V-Nova is not an algorithm or royalties, we are actually selling working software, optimized to run on existing hardware in real time," says Guido Meardi, CEO of V-Nova.
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Jan 1990 - Present
V-Nova is a London-headquartered company providing advanced video and image processing hardware, software and embedded solutions. Its novel encoding technology, PERSEUS®, is based on principles underlying human vision. PERSEUS® simultaneously offers significant improvements in compression, picture quality and processing speed with reduced power consumption. This is true in all practical commercial applications, such as on and offline broadcasting, contribution, production, storage and distribution at all quality levels, and within existing infrastructure using standard off-the-shelf hardware.