Co-founder and Managing Partner, Spice Venture Capital

Carlos is a senior executive, entrepreneur and investor and currently co-founder and managing partner of SPiCE VC, the first liquid, inclusive and transparent VC fund thanks to advances in blockchain technologies and crypto currencies Prior to that he was the President and CEO of Telefonica R&D, and CEO of New Business and Innovation at Telefonica Digital, as well as co-founder and board member of Wayra, one of the world’s largest corporate accelerators. He has been CTO and CEO or board member of multiple tech startups. On the investment side he is the founder of Sling Ventures, an angel investment fund co-invested by the European Invested Bank, one of the founders of Dubai Angel Investors and a Venture partner in THCAP VC, and he managed the corporate VC of Telefonica Digital. Carlos was also one of the leaders of open source project Firefox OS.