Preference for “mobile first” plays disrupting underserved multi-bn markets. B2C: Rapid adoption, engagement and network effect. Early monetization required. B2B: SaaS, high scalability, LTV/CAC > 5x.
Seed and Series A rounds in co-investment with other institutional investors. Up to $500k in initial investment and $1.5M in total. Board presence if lead or co-lead in the round.
We back passionate entrepreneurs and experienced teams with the vision and execution skills to become game-changers in their fields, globally.
Selected categories include digital and social media, commerce, education, enterprise, health & fitness, fintech, productivity, marketplaces, IoT and cybersecurity.
Hands-on approach and ready to help entrepreneurs execute. Decades of business relationships and dedicated team in the US and Europe for crossborder expansion.
20-year experience in corporate finance, M&A and venture capital at E&Y, PwC, HVA, Barcelona Stock Exchange. Board member of both public and start-up technology companies. B.S. Business Administration (University of Barcelona), MBA (University of San Francisco).
25 years experience in technology, business development at Apple, Motorola, Palm, Riverbed Technologies, Aether, Everypath, U3. B.S. Human Biology (Stanford), MBA (Northwestern/Kellogg).
Two-decades in VC & PE investing, investment banking, consulting, C-level start-up exec. PECA-Family Office, Merrill Lynch, Goldman, Schroders, Diamond Cluster, Synera. B.S. in Elec. Eng. (Stony Brook Univ.), M.S. Electrical & Biomedical Eng. (UPenn), AMP/PADE (IESE), CAIA.
Two-decade experience as C-level executive, President, Chairman and Board Member for large and startup technology companies alike. Mobily, Telefonica I+D, Telefonica Digital, Jajah, Celartem, LizardTech, Synera Systems. Ph.D. Computer Science (UPC), M.S. Computer Science (Tokyo Institute Tech), EMBA (Stanford).
10 years of experience working in Assurance and M&A advisory at KPMG Transaction Services, where he advised clients on over 50 M&A deals, including cross-border transactions in the US and Europe. MBA (IESE), CA and B.Com (Honours) from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University.
Experience within education, e-commerce and financial industries within the UK, Middle East and North America. Previously roles at Social Finance Israel, Brevan Howard Asset Management and Groupon. MBA (Stanford), Ph.D Mathematics (M.I.T. and Imperial College London). Msci and Bsc Mathematics (Imperial College London).
25-year advertising experience as co-founder of SCPF, a leading creative agency (WPP Group). Warner Lambert and Delvico Bates. and MBA (ESADE/HEC Paris), MBA (McGill University, Montreal).
Silvia has extensive experience in healthcare systems, pharmaceutical sector, medical devices and biotech companies. PwC, Brigham and Women’s Hospital & Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Assistant Professor at Boston University Medical School. MD (University of Barcelona), PhD (Harvard School of Public Health as a Fulbright Scholar).
Worked with and helped over 70 startups in the last decade. 2B Angels, Growthink, E&Y and MTV Networks. M.S. in Finance (ESADE) and B.S. in Business Administration (Boston University).
Professor and Chair of Information Systems Dept., and Academic Director of GEMBA at IESE Business School. In the past, Professor at UPF (Barcelona) and MIT. Ph.D. Management (IESE) and B.S. Economics and Business Administration (UPF).
Over 10 years of experience in technology, investment banking and private equity at Whalerock Industries, CODA Automotive, 3i Group, Atlas Capital Close Brothers and JP Morgan. B.S. in Business Administration and MBA (ESADE & INSEAD).
Over 25 years experience defining, building and marketing products for global brands including Motorola, Dell, and Fujitsu. He’s led digital marketing strategies for global organizations such as GE, Salesforce, Oracle, and Verizon.).
Senior Executive in software industry, 20-year experience in setting up operations in EMEA region and leading teams at Computer Associates, Cheyenne Software, Seagate, VERITAS, Symantec. B.S. Telecomms Engineering (UPC), Management Development Program – PDD (IESE).
Over 10 years’ experience in international partnerships, project management and strategy. Roles at Facebook, Square, BNP Paribas and L’Atelier. Entrepreneurial Studies (Stanford), Msc (Telecommunications Management) and Bsc (Electrical Engineering) from Universitat Ramon Llull.
Taryn Andersen has over 15 years of experience in senior management roles in finance & asset management at GBS Finanzas, Banco Urquijo, ING and Groupo Financiero Riva y Garcia. PLD and Digital Marketing (IESE) and BBA (FERT – UNEDE).