COMMUNITY – Startup Olé 2018

STARTUP OLÉ AMBASSADORS

U.K. AMBASSADORS

Christine Michaelis
Founder
Creative Startup Academy

SPEAKERS

Juhan Lepassaar
Head of Cabinet for Vice President Andrus Ansip
European Commission

Giacomo Mattino
Head of Unit – Enterprise Europe Network and Internationalisation of SMEs
European Commission

María Sansigre
Investment Director
Demeter Partners

Gary Stewart
Director
Wayra UK

Mateusz Nowak
Partner
Mazovia Capital

Ian Lucey
Founder & CEO
Lucey Fund

Germán Rodrigo Chaques
Partern
Grant Thornton

Ana García Rodríguez
Partner
Baker & McKenzie Madrid

Ivan Feito
Venture Capital Manager
Axon Partners Group

José Manuel Rodríguez
Startup Business Development Manager
Amazon Web Services

Amparo San José Riestra
Director
IESE Business Angels and Family Offices Network

Francisco Javier Rodríguez Barea
Innovation Manager
Renfe

Esteban Mayoral Campos
Head of the Innovation Center Management Unit
rtve

Diego Rodríguez Roldán
Director of the Innovation Center
Deloitte

Mª Victoria Seco
Director General of Telecomunications
JCyL

Lilia Stoyanov
CEO
Transformify

Joe Haslam
Chairman
Hot Hotels

Juanma Romero
Editor & Host of the TV Shows
Emprende rtve

Marcia Guiditta Anelli
Project Manager for Fashion & Retail projects
H-Farm

Javier Megías
CEO & Co-founder
Startupxplore

Dora Trachana
Business Development
Athens Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ACEin)

Matt Kuppers
Founder & CEO
Startup Manufactory

Juliane Butty
Regional Manager for Latin America
Seedstars World

John Leyden
Security Correspondent
TheRegister

Kate Strong
Business Coach & Ethical Entrepreneur
Kate Strong

Alejandro Tosina
Director of Digital Economy
red.es

Pilar Troncoso
Blockchain Entrepreneur
NodalBlock

Isidro Laso
Head of Startup Europe
European Commission

Fernando Moroy
Madrid Chapter President
Keiretsu Forum

Benjamin Rohé
Founding Managing Director
CTEC

Martin Jerch
Head of Finance & Investor Relations
ICEX Invest in Spain

Jordi Escruela
Deputy Director of Innovation
Correos

Teresa Alarcos
President & Co-Founder
Madrid Startup House

Miguel Arjona
R&D Director
Altran

Maryanne Morrow
Founder & CEO
SurgeXLR

Mathieu Carenzo
Founder
VentureHub

Javier Villanueva
Founder & CEO
Socios Inversores

Caroline Bijnens
Assistant Policy Officer
Seal of Excellence

Sebastian Muller
Director
IMPACT Accelerator

Paloma Mas
Startup Relationship Manager
Plug & Play Spain

José Torrego
Director
El Referente

Ángel Manuel Uzquiza
Director of Innovation
Santalucía Impulsa

Darragh Kelly
Founder
Market Driven Products

Samar Singla
CEO
Jugnoo

Hebe Susana González
Co-Founder & CEO
Startup Europe News

Manuel Gago
Vice-President
CEDE | Confederación Española de Directivos y Ejecutivos

Olga Padulosi
Marketing Manager
Lucey Fund

Bernardo Martinez
Director
Conector Startup Accelerator

Eduardo Martínez
Founder & CEO
GO Tech Accelerator

Milene Pio
Head of Communication and Public Relations
CEi – Centro de Empresas Innovadoras

Lius de Sande
CFO & CoFounder
Auara

René de Jong
Founder
De Jong Inversores

Leena Pishe Thomas
Director & Principal Consultant
Global Business Inroads

Jose Luis Ruiz de Munain
CoFounder
UnLtd Spain

Asier Basterretxea
Partner & Corporate Director
Socios Inversores & Madrid Startup House

Rita Tomé
Communications Officer
Tec Labs Portugal

Roberto Touza
Lean Startup Expert & Business Angel
Startups Inversores

Letitia Seglah
FinTech Startup Consultant
Startup Manufactory

Juanma Revuelta
Director
Finnova

Luis Ruano
Director
Ricari

Leonard Pera
CEO
Open-Ideas

Ana Durán
CEO
Innobooster

Tomás de Castro
Chairman
Conetic

Javier Cid
Manager
Alentia Capital Alternativo

Eladio Delgado
Advisor on Corporate Development
European Commission

Elena Rodríguez
Communications Manager
Startups Spanish Association

Alberto Cagigas
Co-founder & Director
Ediciones La Meseta

Noelia Lázaro
Marketing Manager Spain
Packlink

Luis Felipe Campuzano
Director
Sevilla Capital Inteligente

Daniel Twal
Acceleration Manager
IMPACT Accelerator

Óscar Fuente
Founder & CEO
IEBS School

Juan Manuel Corchado
Vice President for Research and Technology Transfer
University of Salamanca

José Vicente Martín Galeano
President
CES – Businessmen Confederation of Salamanca

Salvador Molina
President, Editor & Director
Foro Ecofin

Lola Ruiz González
Responsible of the IT & Startups
Unive Abogados

Eduardo Sánchez
Manager for European SME Programmes
ICEX Invest in Spain

Javier Ayuso
CFO & Investor
Cube Ventures

Iván Ledesma
General Secretary
CEAJE

Jorge Millán-Astray
Project Manager
Santalucía Impulsa

Ricardo Pereira
Correspondent in Portugal
StartSe

Jorge Gómez
CEO
Canard Drones

Wilhelm Lappe
Founder
The Biz Tour

Antonio Sainz
President & Founder
European Institute of Entrepreneurship

Marcos Eguillor
Founder
BinaryKnowledge_

Jose Antonio Gutiérrez
Founder
NEO

Jose Carlos Sánchez
Director of Chair of entrepreneurship
CEUSAL

Federico Bueno de Mata
Professor of Procedural Law
University of Salamanca

Félix López Capel
Director
SEK Lab EdTech Accelerator

Gustavo Tissera
Founder and Business Development
About Growth

Antonio Bernal Dionis
Co Founder
tthegap

WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT US

“Without doubt one of the star events that we support from Startup Europe initiative of the European Commission”

Isidro Laso. Head Startup Europe at European Commission.


“Startup Olé is crucial for the European startup scene.”

Kaidi Ruusalepp. Founder & CEO at Funderbean.


“We recommend Startup Ole for a fantastic meeting and networking opportunity for startups and those involved in helping to develop startup ecosystem.”

Eoghan Stack. CEO at DCU Ryan Academy


“Startup Olé gives you a great opportunity to network with people at the top level across Europe”

Javier Megias. CEO & Co-Founder at Startup Xplore.


“I fervently recommend Startup Olé, I think it is a magnificent initiative that gives life to Salamanca, with many experts in their respective fields, which is essential.”

Juanma Romero. Editor & Host of the TV Shows at Emprende rtve.


“Talent is everywhere, and events like Startup Olé prove this by showcasing some of the best startups and investment opportunities.”

Gonzalo Tradacete. CEO at Faraday Venture Partners.