Meet The Team
Ignacio de Marichalar
More than 20 years in media, Ignacio is Founder and Manager of CIP (Production Center) where he create, produce and broadcast Press, Radio and Tv formats
Cofounder and manager of APTC Group, Communication, Production and Broadcasting Agency
Founder and CEO of the TV Station VTV and it’s multimedia Network VTV Networks broadcasted for 45 countries
Cofounder and CEO of Wallie Spain, member of the advisory board and partner at Wallie Holdings (internet payment system)
Partner at Cremades y Calvo Sotelo, mergers & acquisitions
Cofounder and CEO of ATOMM, dedicated to the management of business landings in new markets
Estanislao de Aranzadi
Estanislao is actively involved both in investing as a Business Angel and in financial advisory.
He is engaged in Impact Investing through Creas Desarrolla, which is the first private equity fund in Spain with a primary focus on investing in sustainable entrepreneurial ventures with a social and environmental impact.
Moreover, as a Business Angel and Financial Advisor, Estanislao has got interests and involvement in FinTech, Clean Technology, Reduce Reuse Recycle Technology, Collaborative Economy, and Consulting. Additionally, Estanislao is active as Member of the Jury in Start Ups competitions in FinTech and Impact Investing.
Previously, Estanislao worked almost 18 years at Banco Santander Group. He has been involved and in charge of Mergers & Acquisitions, Initial Public Offerings, Takeovers, Fixed Income Origination and Asset Restructurings in different sectors, specifically Banking, Media, Electrical Utilities, Retail and Food & Beverages, and in several countries in Latin America: Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Bolivia, and in Europe: Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, UK, among others.
Amongst his different assignments, he worked as Managing Director, Global Head of Retail and Consumer Products for Santander Global Banking & Markets. Moreover, he was Head of Financial Institutions Group and Financial Sponsors in Europe. Additionally, he worked as Head of Investment Banking in Argentina and Member of the Executive Committee at Banco Santander Rio. Furthermore, Estanislao has also been responsible for the issuance of Regulatory Capital for Banco Santander prior to 1999, specifically Subordinated Bonds, Preference Shares, Convertible Bonds and a Rights Issue (2000), in the USA, Euro and Spanish markets.
Estanislao holds an MSc degree (Licenciatura) in Economics & Business Administration from Universidad Complutense de Madrid and an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau (France).
Liborio Porteros Mañueco
Liborio has 20 years of professional experience in finance and private equity firms. He has had direct experience setting up, fundraising and managing different interests with various different sectors
Liborio is currently CEO of Aten Oil Group a funded company to create a multi branded petrol station operator with more than 200 stations network. Before that, he was CEO of Eurolotam Capital Partners and also CEO of Pontia Capital where he led successful investments and operations in several international companies, being Member of the Board of all holding and subsidiary companies. Before those positions Liborio worked many years as Manager in Accenture as part of their Financial Services Practice and was Head of the Asset Management & Private Equity Practice in Spain
Liborio holds a Degree on Economics and Business Studies, mastered in FINANCE, at ICADE (Universidad Pontificia de Comillas) and a Business Management Degree EBMS from Swansea University (UK)