Ilonka Jankovich is a serial entrepreneur of Dutch and Hungarian origin. She is a partner since 2022 at Rubio Impact Ventures, a leading impact VC in Europe. Rubio’s vision is a balanced economy where people and planet thrive. Ilonka is heading the People Power investment team: empowering people with education, employment opportunities and wellbeing.
She started her career as a M&A lawyer at Clifford Chance and after 10 years became an entrepreneur. She built two HR businesses which became market leaders and were acquired by Monster.com and Randstad. After the last exit, she started and managed the Randstad Innovation Fund making 20 HR tech investments in Europe and the US.
She currently serves on the boards of several Peopletech startups and is on the Board of Exact business software.
Ilonka is an angel investor who is passionate about what education and work can do to enhance people’s lives and loves to support businesses that are able to make a systemic impact and have ambitious business goals.