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The Team

We are a global team of tech lovers

Meet the Global Team

This is us

For the last eight years the Open Innovation area has invested more than 160M€ in startups around the world.

More than 500 startups who participated in the Open Innovation program are still active and more than 100 are already working together with the Company.

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Irene Gómez

Telefónica Open Innovation Director

Andrés Saborido

Wayra Global Managing Director

Patricia Álvarez

Executive Assistant

María José Ginel

Head of Culture, Strategy & Marketing

Agustín Moro

Global Head Innovation Services

Nuria San Agapito

Head of Financial Management & Portfolio

Blanca Drake

Head of Innovation Marketing

Santiago García

Global Portfolio Manager

Jose María Lucas

Finance Controller

Eduardo González Canal

Financial Management & Portfolio

Carlos Ruiz

Security & Digital Tools

Matilde de Almeida

Open Innovation FIT

Raquel González

Global Control & Reporting

Yolanda Benedito

Innovation Marketing | Events, Brand & UX

Laura de la Cruz

Innovation Marketing | Web, Contents & Events

María Ángeles Barba

Scouting & Trends

Rafael Gross-Brown

Scouting & Trends

Paula Díez

Global Manager Innovation Services

Marta Sanjuan

Global Product & Sales Manager

Ruth Oliver del Pozo

Global Alliances Manager

Claudia Fidalgo

Legal Counsel Manager

We love generating opportunities for those
who want to scale

We work together

We are a family of tech lovers based in Distrito Telefónica. Our aim is to transmit our passion for tech and continuous innovation via the startup and entrepreneurship ecosystems.

Our team is made up of experts from all areas and backgrounds who strive to achieve the best results. This is how we build an environment which matches the era we live in.

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