D.ª Laura González-Estéfani Ramiro
Laura González-Estéfani, born in Madrid, has been a director of CaixaBank Payments & Consumer since November 2019.
She holds a Degree in Audiovisual Communication and Information Sciences from the European University of Madrid and has participated in the Management Development Programme at the Vlerick Business School (Ghent, Belgium).
She is currently the founder, CEO and General Partner of TheVentureCity, a global technology investment fund created by founders and executives of international technology companies. With a portfolio of over 120 companies, she focuses on infrastructure for Fintech/Payments, HealthTech/Biotech, energy and e-commerce with offices in Madrid, Miami, San Francisco and Sao Paulo.
Honoree of the Aspen Institute's 2022 Class of Henry Crown Fellows, supports global entrepreneurship from different platforms as an advisor to the European Innovation Council of the European Commission, Babson College WinLab, Stanford LBAN program, mentor and panelist for Endeavor. In addition, she has been an angel investor since 2000 with a personal portfolio of more than 40 companies.
She previously worked for the Siemens Group, eBay en España, opened Facebook in Spain and in several countries in Europe in 2008, and moved to Silicon Valley as head of LATAM in the areas of Growth, Mobile & Partnerships.
Last updated: June 2022