Startup Olé 2020. 9th - 11th Sept. Salamanca. Spain.

Startup Olé Community

All Key Players (companies)All Key Players (people)StartupsPartnersInt. Advisory BoardStartup Olé Ambassadors
Matt Kuppers
Independent Consultant with 12 years of cross-sector entrepreneurship industry experience including: Startups, Venture capital, Entrepreneurship Education, and Private Sector Development. Current activities include: – Provision of Consulting Services to government agencies developing startup ecosystems – Monitoring and Evaluation of EU-funded […]
Maite Ballester
Nexxus Iberia is a private equity manager focused on investing in small /medium size companies to drive growth at an international level. We have partnered with Nexxus Capital, leading Private Equity firm in Mexico.
Clara María Jiménez Piñar
Clara joined Accenture in September 1996, after obtaining her specialization in Telecommunications Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid. She has attended academic programs of Innovation at IESE Business School (Madrid) and at MIT Sloan School (Boston).
Maria Parga
Passionate about people, algorithms and the application of technological innovation for the development and improvement of society. I have been working and innovating in the Bags and Markets for more than 30 years. I led the technological transformation of the […]
Javier Megias
Javier Megias is an executive and investor with deep experience in innovation, corporate venturing and entrepreneurship. Computer Engineer and AMP by IE (Instituto de Empresa), 5 years ago he co-founded Startupxplore, a fintech platform that acts as a Digital VC, […]
Montserrat Lerena
I am leading Visa’s fintech engagement for Spain and Portugal
Natalia Díaz Suárez
Professional with more than 15 years of experience in different fields and engineering sectors, from technical activities to management tasks. Performance in recent years stands out years as corporate manager of Knowledge Management, Surveillance Technological and Innovation, of which I […]
Juanma Romero
Director and presenter of the Emprende program on RTVE. Lecturer, speaker, moderator and presenter of events and round tables. Communication skills trainer, writer and networker.
Adriana Botelho
Adriana is a mix of geek, developer and technology business entrepreneur, controller and lawyer. Bachelor of Law and Business Administration with Master’s degrees in International Management and Tax and Business Law, done in different countries and universities, including Stanford. Accustomed […]
Karla Alarcón
Graduated in Auditing from the Universidad Diego Portales, Chile and Master of Business Administration from Loyola College, USA. With more than 14 years of experience in strategic consulting, he has carried out projects in the energy, telecommunications, education and third […]
Isaac Chocron
Isaac Chocron, se desempeña como director de desarrollo de negocios de Excem Technologies y de OurCrowd Iberia. Sefaradí de origen Israeli, es un destacado profesional en el área de TIC, innovación y emprendimiento. Cuenta con más de 29 años de […]
Marta Portero Gonzalo
NEWS EDITOR IN RTVE, MASTER IN TV JOURNALISM AND DOBLE DEGREE IN JOURNALISM AND LAW
Martin Mastandrea
Lic. In Administration, Co-Founder of Emlatina, Business Incubator and Linking Platform of the Latin American ecosystem. Planning teacher at the National Technological University. Certified Project Management Specialist.
Guillermo Jiménez
Guillermo Jiménez is Managing Director at AXIS Participaciones Empresariales S.G.E.I.C., S.A. S.M.E. He has a degree in Economic Sciences and Business, and a Master´s Degree in Financial Markets (CEU University – Institute for Advanced Studies). Before joining AXIS, Mr. Jiménez […]
Sara Lerota
Sara Lerota enjoys supporting the growth of the startup & entrepreneurial ecosystem in Bosnia and Herzegovina and beyond. She supported and coached more than 50 local and international IT startups, and had the pleasure to contribute to enhancing the local […]
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Honorary President

FELIPE VI
S.M. REY DE ESPAÑA


Honorary Members

Milton Cohen-Enríquez Sasso
Former Panama Ambassador in Spain

Pedro Duque
Minister of Science

Jose Luis Ávalos
Minister of Transport, Mobility & Urban Agenda

Maite Ballestere
Managing Founding Partner – NEXXUSS IBERIA

Juan Pedro Moreno
President – Accenture


Rebeca Grynspan
General Secretary – SEGIB

María Parga
Eecutive President – Alastria

José Carlos García
Chairman – ICO

Isidro Laso
Head of Startup Europe – Deputy Head of Innovation Ecosystems – European Innovation Council

José Zudaire
Managing Director – ASCRI


Mikel Lasa
CEO – EIT Innoenergy

Marcelino Oreja
CEO – Enagas

Rodrigo del Prado
Deputy CEO – bq

Vinicio Cereezo
General Secretary – SICA

Francisco Ribero de Menezes
Ambassador of Portugal in Spain


Ricardo Rivero
Excmo. Sr. Rector Mfco. – University of Salamanca

Andrés Dulanto
Director – Dulanto Comunicación


Members

Jordi Escruela Soldevila
Jordi Escruela Soldevila
During my career launch of the online store, Facebook store, Telepizza iPhone and Android applications, eDreams travel portal development, store and office systems for Telepizza and Deutsche Bank, Regal Insurance callcenters, eDreams and Telepizza With more than 3000 agents, corporate […]
Angel Manuel  Uzquiza Gonzalez
Angel Manuel Uzquiza Gonzalez
He currently works in Innovation, analyzing new trends in the insurance business and opening up this field to the world of entrepreneurship.
Juanma Romero
Juanma Romero
Editor and host of the TV shows “Emprende” and “Emprende Digital”, in La 1 and Canal 24 Horas. Juanma Romero is specialist in social skills and personal magnetism. Between 2004 and 2016 he has received 23 national and international awards […]
Bruno Dureux
Bruno Dureux
Bal Partner Managing Partner. Consulting and Startups. President of the Circulo Economia Region of Murcia. Degree in Economics from the University of Valencia, completed his studies at the Manchester Business School. He began his career in the financial sector (BNP […]
María José Bosch
María José Bosch
Maria José Bosch, radio journalist with TV appearances and writer. More than 20 years of experience in the most important media in the country: Onda Cero, Cope, Grupo Intereconomía. Awarded with two Silver Antennas awarded by the “Federación de Profesionales […]
Gonçalo Amorim
Gonçalo Amorim
In the past 9 years, has mentored over 200 tech-based founders, entrepreneurial teams and technology start-ups & spinoffs through various structured programs. Has been actively involved as an advisor & board member in a number of emerging technology-intense start-ups.
Ignacio Huici
Ignacio Huici
Business Development Officer at InnoEnergy. Highly motivated and experienced senior executive recognized as a dynamic, creative and passionate leader with smashing networking capabilities at all levels. Now committed to making the world more sustainable by making Kic-InnoEnergy´s mission happen. Outstanding […]
Andrés  Saborido
Andrés Saborido
Country Manager Wayra Spain. Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from the National University of La Plata (Argentina) and a Master in Business and Technology from the University of Cantabria (Spain). He completed his studies at the University of California (USA) […]
Esteban Mayoral Campos
Esteban Mayoral Campos
Head of the Innovation Center Management Unit – Impulsa Visión rtve
Pedro Muñoz Fonseca
Pedro Muñoz Fonseca
Paulina Franceschi
Paulina Franceschi
Blanca Losada
Blanca Losada
My executive career in the energy, industrial and technological sector, with extensive experience in General Management, Business Management and Corporate Management, has offered me the opportunity to develop skills that balance vision and strategic definition with operational execution, and perseverance […]
Victor (Ito) Bisonó Haza
Victor (Ito) Bisonó Haza
Borja Pascual
Borja Pascual
Borja Pascual Expert in business development, president of aNerea and CEO of Gruporum and of editorial Editatum. Borja Pascual leads the program Mundo Emprende in EsRadio and the economic portal www.mundoemprende.com, and three formats for television: Modern Times, Business in […]
Alberto Benbunan
Alberto Benbunan
Founder and Managing Director of Mobile Dreams Factory. Emerging Media and Mobile Marketing Professor at IE Business School. In the mid 1990s, he founded several successful Internet start-up companies in Venezuela such as Ticketron Venezuela (tickets for events by phone […]
Ian Noel
Ian Noel
Christopher Haley
Christopher Haley
Suzana Alipio
Suzana Alipio
Suzana has over 18 years’ worth of consulting & senior business management experience, including 3 years developing Digital Marketing consultancy . Utilising and applying her strong background in analytics & insight. She consults on the challenges of businesses and individuals […]
Francisco Javier Rodriguez Barea
Francisco Javier Rodriguez Barea
Fco. Javier Rodríguez Barea is Renfe’s Innovation Manager. He holds a Ph.D. in Economic and Business Sciences, with a main focus on the public sector. He is proficient in operations management, marketing, law, economic management and information analysis, and has […]
Veronica Trapa
Veronica Trapa
Irene Perurena
Irene Perurena
Psychologist at the University of Santa María la Antigua (Panama). He obtained his MA in Peace Studies and Government from the University of Notre Dame du Lac (United States), and was a Fulbright Scholar of USAID. Executive Director of the […]
Basilio Simões
Basilio Simões
Basílio Simões, b. 1967, is a serial entrepreneur and business angel with more than 25 years of professional experience. He founded more than 10 technological startups, being the most relevant ISA (Intelligent Sensing Anywhere), back in 1990, that became an […]
Olinda Salgueiro
Olinda Salgueiro
Mateusz Nowak
Mateusz Nowak
Responsible for growing VC arm of the business at Mazovia Capital Mr. Nowak for most of his professional career was an advisor with PwC Advisory services, where he supported his clients in Commercial Due Diligence, Corporate Strategy Development and Innovation […]
Robin Wauters
Robin Wauters
Javier Megias
Javier Megias
Javier Megias is an executive and investor with deep experience in innovation, corporate venturing and entrepreneurship. Computer Engineer and AMP by IE (Instituto de Empresa), 5 years ago he co-founded Startupxplore, a fintech platform that acts as a Digital VC, […]
Isaac Chocron
Isaac Chocron
Isaac Chocron, se desempeña como director de desarrollo de negocios de Excem Technologies y de OurCrowd Iberia. Sefaradí de origen Israeli, es un destacado profesional en el área de TIC, innovación y emprendimiento. Cuenta con más de 29 años de […]
Guillermo Jiménez
Guillermo Jiménez
Guillermo Jiménez is Managing Director at AXIS Participaciones Empresariales S.G.E.I.C., S.A. S.M.E. He has a degree in Economic Sciences and Business, and a Master´s Degree in Financial Markets (CEU University – Institute for Advanced Studies). Before joining AXIS, Mr. Jiménez […]
Sara Lerota
Sara Lerota
Sara Lerota enjoys supporting the growth of the startup & entrepreneurial ecosystem in Bosnia and Herzegovina and beyond. She supported and coached more than 50 local and international IT startups, and had the pleasure to contribute to enhancing the local […]
Joe Haslam
Joe Haslam
Joe Haslam is the Executive Director of the Owners & Entrepreneurs Management Program at the IE Business School in Madrid. In the MBA program, he teaches an elective called Trillion Dollar Challenges which focuses on Exponential technologies. He is also […]
Antonio  Cantalapiedra
Antonio Cantalapiedra
SERIAL ENTREPRENEUR COFOUNDER MYTAXI (FREENOW) & CEO SOUTHERN EUROPE/COFOUNDER & CEO WOONIVERS/PROFESSOR/BUSINESS ANGEL
Carlos Blanco
Carlos Blanco
– Inversor business ángel en +85 startups – General Partner en Encomenda Smart Capital – Fundador Nuclio Venture Builder – Fundador Conector Startup Accelerator – VP en Barcelona Tech City – Organizador First Tuesday Barcelona / Madrid ********************************************* – Serial […]
Ángel Niño
Ángel Niño
Passionate about technology and innovation. I am an entrepreneur since I have reason, I have always liked to develop projects, regardless of the difficulty or the time that could take place. I believe that the key to overcoming is based […]
Rene de Jong
Rene de Jong
René de Jong travelled around the world for a year at the age of 18, having saved up the money through side jobs and then studied business at Nijenrode University (Netherlands) followed by a postgraduate in marketing. He founded “don […]
Bernardo Martinez
Bernardo Martinez
Luca Zurlo
Luca Zurlo
Luca is the Managing Partner at Voluntres VC, managing its Global operations from London, United Kingdom. Voluntres VC targets Pre-Round A Technology (AI, Big Data, Analytics Enterprise Software) Start-ups helping them to develop from Angel-Growth into Round A and B […]
Jorge Gómez
Jorge Gómez
Startup Business Development Manager. Amazon Web Services.
Andrés  Saborido
Andrés Saborido
Country Manager Wayra Spain. Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from the National University of La Plata (Argentina) and a Master in Business and Technology from the University of Cantabria (Spain). He completed his studies at the University of California (USA) […]
Matt Kuppers
Matt Kuppers
Independent Consultant with 12 years of cross-sector entrepreneurship industry experience including: Startups, Venture capital, Entrepreneurship Education, and Private Sector Development. Current activities include: – Provision of Consulting Services to government agencies developing startup ecosystems – Monitoring and Evaluation of EU-funded […]
Sara Lerota
Sara Lerota
Sara Lerota enjoys supporting the growth of the startup & entrepreneurial ecosystem in Bosnia and Herzegovina and beyond. She supported and coached more than 50 local and international IT startups, and had the pleasure to contribute to enhancing the local […]
Mario Baz
Mario Baz
Experience leading teams and opening markets through distribution channels or direct sales. Sectors: Logistics, Telecommunications, Services and Energy, Food. Channels: B2C (24 years old). B2B (8 years) Products or Services sold: Technical solutions in mobility, Outsourcing of Services, PV components […]
Marcin Lewandowski
Marcin Lewandowski
• Helping Startups with Global Business Development • Scouting Startups for Venture Capital & Angel Investors • Establishing new Corporate-Startup Collaborations Passionate about entrepreneurship, science & innovation. Curious about startups & new technologies. I have a strong engine of wanting […]
Sigurður Ásgeir Árnason
Sigurður Ásgeir Árnason
Juan Domingo Palermo
Juan Domingo Palermo
Consejo Asesor Internacional DCH – Organización Internacional de Directivos de Capital Humano – https://www.orgdch.org/team/juan-domingo-palermo/ Embajador DCH Argentina http://www.orgdch.org/delegaciones/ Colaborador en Tips para Emprender http://tipsparaemprender.es/ Colaborador en NassaLaw Consultores http://nassalawconsultores.net/servicios-empresariales/colaboraciones/ Director General & Conducción. El Observatorio del Trabajo http://www.elobservatoriodeltrabajo.org/contact-us/ Secretario de […]
Francisco Costa
Francisco Costa
Francisco Fernandes Costa. PhD in Neuroscience – specialty of neurophysiology. He is a university professor and researcher, both in Galicia and in Oporto. It develops research in the context of the implication of neurodegenerative changes in movement, especially in Parkinson’s […]
Philippe  Szombat
Philippe Szombat
Philippe Szombat is an entrepreneur, sales expert, sales trainer and coach specialized in entrepreneurship, startups and scale-ups. He has worked 15 years for Fortune Global 500 companies such as XEROX, HP, Unisys and Oracle. He co-founded TweetWall Pro now know […]
Susana  Hillenbrand
Susana Hillenbrand
I am BBA, going to my MBA studies in Finland this year. I started as an entrepreneur when i was 20 year old and when i reached 26, my former company was AAA-ranked and I feel like I want to […]
José Medina
José Medina
Passionate about business, science and technology. Currently Director of Space Latam (an organization that promotes space entrepreneurship in Latin America), Co-founder and member of the board of the Argentinean Chamber of Innovation. Also speaker and consultant specialized in early stage […]
María Fernanda Andrés
María Fernanda Andrés
Iva Rakocevic
Iva Rakocevic
Partner at DYNAX Invest
Mareike Juliane Brack
Mareike Juliane Brack