ABOUT GERARD OLIVÉ
Serial entrepreneur launching and investing in innovative start-ups and new business units based on ecommerce, mcommerce, online and mobile marketing, social networking sites and telco. Now CEO and founder of BeFactory, a digital business incubator, with offices in Barcelona, Paris, London, Santiago de Chile, Bogotá, México DF, Buenos Aires and Lima. Responsibilities include all aspects of developing, servicing, and growing relationships with its partners, as well as managing day to day operations. Founder and Chairman of WebRepublic, now BeRepublic, a full-service interactive marketing agency and development firm with offices in Barcelona and México DF. Co-founder, Chairman and member of the board of Fancybox, Wallapop, Chicplace, elcodi and BeCapital. Co-founder and member of the board of TalentRepublic. Co-founder and active investor of Antai Business angels - Business angels network. Angel Investor @ Smadex, PopPlaces, Mediktor, Foundum and Conector. Nominated as one of the most relevant entrepreneurs less than 40 years old during the Global Enterpreneur Week 2010 - IESE Business School http://tinyurl.com/33gq8ab Extensive experience as advisor and speaker at seminars - IESE Business School, URL Blanquerna, Elisava, ICEMD, ESIC, ISM Barcelona and IED Barcelona. Mentor @ Wayra, Barcelona Mentoring Program, Conector and Founder Institute.