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Meet The Team

BizDev EU

Innovation Consultants

Innovation Consultants

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Hugo Dacasa

Hugo is an Innovation Consultant, with a PhD, in Physics 

He is Spanish and has developed most of his research outside of Spain 

 

His interests include; doing sports, cooking and movies.

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Moises Bueno

Moises is an Innovation Technical Manager, with a PhD in Chemical Engineering.

He has International R&D expertise in the fields of Chemical and Civil Engineering with 10+ years of experience in acquiring and coordinating innovative projects.

His interests include: books, music and sports.

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Elena García

Elena is Project Manager, with an Environmental Science BSc and training in Project Management.

She has over 15 years of experience working on European initiatives related to research & innovation.

Her interests include: sport, nature, music, travelling & explore international cultures.

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Camila Camacho

Camila is an Innovation Consultant with a Bachelor in Computer Information Systems. She also has a Bachelor in International Business, with a Marketing Concentration, as well as a Master's in Computer Science and Business Technology.

Camila has worked and lived in Bolivia, the US, Germany, and Spain.

Her hobbies include: going to concerts, horseback riding, and reading.

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Bertrand Jabre

Bertrand is an Innovation Consultant, with a Master in Strategic Management and International Relations (IE University). 

He speaks 4 languages and has EU funding expertise, proven and tested strategy formulation, financial and geopolitical analysis skills, as well as sales and marketing skills. 

 

His interests include: football and surfing.

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Angela Bejarano Villafuerte

Angela is an Innovation Consultant, with an M.Sc. in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology and another in Fundaments and application of Synchrotron Radiation

 

She has a PhD in Nanoscience with more 15 years of international R&D experience (Academia, private sector, national, commercial, and EU projects).

 

Her interests include: playing sports, the outdoors, and exploring new places.

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Paula Alonso

Paula is the leader of the Italy, Greece, Israel, and Balkans markets. Her business expertise is backed with an impressive 3 years of experience in financial services and the pharmaceutical sector.

Her interests include: languages (fluent in 5 and currently learning Chinese!)

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Yasmina Sader 

Yasmina is the Innovation Business Manager for the Benelux/France markets. She has knowledge in Service & Business Design, and Innovation and holds a Master's in Customer Experience and Innovation (IE University)

Her interests include: languages and travelling

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Ricardo Esteban

Ricardo is responsible for the Iberian and Nordic markets. He is motivated about international relations, business strategy and marketing.

His interests include: Roller Skating    

Private Fundraising

Business Innovation

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Dr. Domingo Sánchez-Zarza

Dr. Domingo is the head of Consortia at Futuro Perfecto. With 20+ years of experience in international R&D projects, Horizon Europe, H2020, and Framework programmes, he expertly builds and coordinates collaborative projects under Horizon Europe's Pillar II and other deep-tech innovation initiatives. 

His interests include: Judo and scuba diving

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Julia Doherty

Julia is responsible for the Nordic markets. She holds a Master in International Relations from IE University. She is motivated about international relations, business strategy and sustainability.

Her interests include: Teaching yoga, cooking and traveling  

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Tigran von Luttitz

Tigran is responsible for the DACH markets. He holds a Bachelor's in International Relations from IE University.

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Maria Puertas-Garcia

Maria is responsible for the North East USA markets. She holds Bachelor’s in Spanish-French Law from Panthéon- Sorbonne and Universidad Complutense de Madrid, and a 
Political Science and Adm
inistration degree from Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia. 

Her interests include: Swimming and track and field, as part of the Madrid regional team

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Cian McGuire

Cian is responsible for the UK markets. He holds a Bachelor's in Law and Economics from University College Dublin and has a background in sales.

His interests include: Languages, current affairs, food and music

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Paula Alonso

Paula is the leader of the Italy, Greece, Israel, and Balkans markets. Her business expertise is backed with an impressive 3 years of experience in financial services and the pharmaceutical sector.

Her interests include: Languages (fluent in 5 and is currently learning Chinese!)

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Collins Yeates

Collins is responsible for the UK markets. He holds a Master in Management from IE University. 

His interests include: Long walks and a vegetarian lifestyle

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Olivia Hoche

Olivia is responsible for the DACH markets and consortia management. She holds a Master's in International Cooperation and Development Politics from the Universidad de Málaga.

Her interests include: Dancing and is learning flamenco 

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Antonio Cano Márquez

Antonio is responsible for the France market. He holds a Bachelor’s in International Relations from Universidad Pablo de Olavide, and was the sole Spanish youth delegate at the 2022 World Forum for Democracy.

His interests include: Watching films and reading 

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Juliana Hechanova

Juliana is responsible for the marketing and communication efforts. She holds a Master's in Customer Experience and Innovation, and has a background in advertising and marketing communications. 

Her interests include: Travel, food, music

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Yasmina Sader 

Yasmina is the Innovation Business Manager for the Benelux/France markets. She has knowledge in Service & Business Design, and Innovation and holds a Master's in Customer Experience and Innovation from IE University.

Her interests include: Languages and traveling

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Arnav Thakur

Arnav is responsible for the Asia Pacific markets. He holds a Master in Management from IE University and has a background in international business, sales, and business development. 

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Liam Dubson

Liam is responsible for the Mid-West USA markets. He holds an International MBA from IE University and has professional experience in business development and project management, and has successfully launched his own entrepreneurship ventures. 

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Ignacio Urzaiz

Ignacio is responsible for the Italy market. He holds a Bachelor’s in Art and Architectural History from University of Edinburgh and a
Master’s in Management from IE University. 

His interests include: Music, football, skateboarding, and clothing

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Innovation Consultants

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Hugo Dacasa

Hugo is an Innovation Consultant, with a PhD in Physics. He is Spanish and has developed most of his research outside of Spain. 

 

His interests include: Sports, cooking and movies

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Moises Bueno

Moises is an Innovation Technical Manager with a PhD in Chemical Engineering. He has International R&D expertise in the fields of Chemical and Civil Engineering with 10+ years of experience in acquiring and coordinating innovative projects.

His interests include: Books, music and sports

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Elena García

Elena is Project Manager with a Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science and is trained in Project Management. She holds 15+ years of experience working on European initiatives related to research & innovation.

Her interests include: Sports, nature, music, traveling & exploring international cultures

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Camila Camacho

Camila is an Innovation Consultant with a Bachelor's in Computer Information Systems. She also has a Bachelor in International Business, with a Marketing Concentration, as well as a Master's in Computer Science and Business Technology. Camila has worked and lived in Bolivia, the US, Germany, and Spain.

Her interests include: Going to concerts, horseback riding, and reading

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Obed Amoafo

Obed is an Innovation Consultant with a Master’s in International Development from IE School of Politics, Economics and Global Affairs, and has 6+ years of experience in environmental sustainability, operations, and specializing in optimizing processes. 

His interests include: Graphic designing and dancing 

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Bertrand Jabre

Bertrand is an Innovation Consultant, with a Master in Strategic Management and International Relations from IE University. He speaks 4 languages and has EU funding expertise, proven and tested strategy formulation, financial and geopolitical analysis skills, as well as sales and marketing skills. 

 

His interests include: Football, surfing

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Pia Maria Abdallah

Pia is an Innovation Consultant with a Master's degree in Digital Business and Innovation from IE University and holds 6+ years of experience in the healthcare industry (clinical pharmacy, retail & hospital pharmacy). 
 

Her interests include: Reading, playing tennis, and cooking

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Angela Bejarano Villafuerte

Angela is an Innovation Consultant, with an Master's in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology and a Master's in Fundaments and Application of Synchrotron Radiation. She also holds a PhD in Nanoscience with 15+ years of international R&D experience in academia, the private sector, and national, commercial, and EU projects. 

 

Her interests include: Sports, the outdoors, and exploring new places

CEO

Innovation Fundraising

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Enrique de la Riva

Enrique is an Investment Manager, with a Bachelor in Economics and an MBA. He is a strong sales professional skilled in Business Development, Investor Relations, Market Research, and Commercial Intelligence.

His interests include: Paddle, traveling, and concerts

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Carlos Garcia-Consuegra

Carlos is a Fundraising Specialist with a Master's in Management from IE University, and a background in private equity as an Investment Analyst. 

His interests include: Playing tennis, movies, and food

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Fernando Martínez

Fernando is an Investment Consultant, with a Bachelor's in Business and an MBA. He holds professional experience in Finance Consultancy at Auxadi, Private Banking at Bankinter, Anti-money Laundering Consultancy at PwC, and Retail (Pierre Cudet) as a founder.

His interests include: Fitness, cooking, and nature

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Marco Pau

Marco is an Investment Manager, with a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineer and an MBA. He has a background in finance, innovation and as a general manager. 

His interests include: Going to the gym, cooking and nature

Innovation Technical Managers

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Luca Amadei

Luca is a Project Manager, with a Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering and an MBA. He has professional experience in Lean Consultancy with 10 years of international experience helping companies in various industries improve processes and reduce cost with the minimum effort. 

 

His interests include: CrossFit and traveling

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Beatriz González

Beatriz is a Project Manager with a Bachelor's in Chemistry and an MBA. She is a professional Chemist with extensive experience as Project Manager and Business Manager.

 

Her interests include: Cooking and traveling

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Steen Koldsoe

Steen is an Innovation Tech Manager, with a Telecommunications Engineering degree from the Royal Danish Navy, and a Business Administration degree from Copenhagen Business School. He has 30+ years of experience in R&D telecommunications, ICT, innovation consulting, startups, food industry and real estate markets.
 

His interests include: Playing tennis, cooking, and exploring by walking and biking

Human Innovation Manager

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Collins Yeates

Collins is the Human Innovation Manager. He has two Bachelor's degrees from Boston University in Business Administration and Spanish as well as a Master’s in Strategic Management from IE Business School. Collins is personable and is skilled in developing strategic partnerships and recruiting talented individuals. 
 
His interests include: LGBT rights, dogs, and vegetarianism.

CTO

Office Manager

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Lara Pérez

Lara is the Office Manager and holds 30+ years of experience as an Executive & Presidential Secretary and Personal Assistant in different sectors. Lara has taken many courses to supplement her title as an International Management Secretary, including business courses in both Ireland and Madrid, and accountancy courses. She possesses abilities in shorthand and typing.

Her interests include: Outdoor sports, football, photography, music, and dance

CEO & Co-Founder

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Jaime Trainor

Jaime is the CEO and Co-Founder of Futuro Perfecto.

He holds dual citizenship (US + Spanish). Jaime is a dynamic and results-oriented Business Development Executive with over 15 years of proven experience driving business operations and positioning companies for growth in the Aerospace, Defense, Consultancy, and Railway sectors.

He is recognized for his contributions to record-setting sales figures, territory expansion, and establishing strategic partnerships. Jaime holds an MBA from IE Business School, complementing his high-tech skills with a Master's in Industrial Engineering. He has acquired expertise from multicultural operations at country, territory, regional, and global management levels across the US, UK, Spain, Japan, and Turkey.

His interests include: Triathlons, nature, and quality time with friends 

CTO & Co-Founder

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Diego Rodríguez

Diego is the CTO and Co-Founder of Futuro Perfecto. 

 

He is a dynamic and results-oriented Business Innovation Executive with over 20 years of proven experience driving business growth and creating long-term value in sectors including TICs, Energy, and Healthcare Consultancy across multiple countries.

He is a recognized R&D consultant, professor, and researcher, holding a Ph.D. in Computer Science, specializing in Artificial Intelligence. Additionally, he holds a Master's in Project Management and a Bachelor's in Mathematics. His extensive expertise stems from multicultural experiences in Finland, Germany, and Spain.

His interests include: Traveling and quality time with family and friends 

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