Gustavo Vinacua Acosta
FounderBBVA Innovation Centers
Gustavo Vinacua is founder and CEO of Trustu. He is a senior executive with +20 years of experience working in various industries leading projects in technology, telecommunications, banking and retail sectors. He has extensive experience in business development, marketing, analytics and innovation gained at management positions in Ericsson, Amena, France Telecom and XEROX R&D labs. He is founder of BBVA Innovation Centers and led open innovation activity and the startup program at BBVA since 2010. In parallel he has developed his entrepreneurial activity launching several startups in Latin America and globally and is now returning to his entrepreneurial roots building a new business from within BBVA (Trust·u). He often mentors others ventures and has an active role in fostering entrepreneurial ecosystem evolution.