WELCOME TO MASVENTURES
Connecting Disruptive Ideas
We are looking for innovative projects that want to be part of our start-up accelerator program.
WHAT IS MASVENTURES?
It is the start-up accelerator of MASMOVIL Group aiming to promote the culture of innovation and investment in Spain, with a focus in new technologies.
MASMOVIL Group, which was born as a start-up in 2006, wants to continue growing. They are aware of the great value that start-ups and entrepreneurs can bring to the company and are developing its open innovation strategy through a Corporate Venturing model, a formula that will allow the identification of new models and disruptive technologies in an agile and efficient way. Inveready, a Spanish investment group focused on innovative companies, is on board of this initiative. They currently rank among the top 5% of venture capital funds in Europe in terms of return generated.
What do we offer?
The MASventures acceleration program offers to up to five start-ups the opportunity to integrate their products within the MASMOVIL Group. The selected projects will receive the following benefits:
POSSIBILITY OF INVESTMENT
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
We look for projects and start-ups that can contribute to MASMOVIL Group, ideas, new products, improvements in their processes, new technologies..., in any of the following categories:
The customer experience is a priority for us; we look for solutions to offer the best usability and customer experience in the market. We are obsessed with the optimization of personalised attention, the integration of new channels of recruitment and communication, instant messaging and social networks. Also, it is key for us the improvement in the quality of the service offering innovative and competitive products. On the other hand, we are also open to the possibility of incorporating successful customer service and management models from other sectors.
We know that technology is the main key-drive for innovation and we are very interested in working with Big Data, Machine Learning, IoT, IA, Block-chain, Cloud or the imminent arrival of the 5G, among others. We want to offer the best comprehensive communications services and investigate products and services that add value to our customers and place you, along with us, at the forefront of the telecommunications industry.
We are open to Innovation without limits, to be able to anticipate the future by creating new possibilities and understanding the world around our industry and us. We want to invest in new ideas and we are already working on some, but we are waiting to hear yours and see if together we can shape the future.
I am particularly proud of the launch of MASventures, an initiative of innovation and support for entrepreneurs within the MASMOVIL Group. We were born as a start-up and our spirit is to keep on supporting the entrepreneurial spirit as part of our business culture.
Meinrad SpengerCEO de Grupo MASMOVIL
Professionals of great reputation in the sector, who will go hand by hand with you and guide you on a day-to-day basis, contributing to your experience and knowledge in different business areas.
Miguel A. SuarezDeputy CEO & Business Analytics
More than 18 years of experience in Telecommunications, starting at Oliver Wyman where he held the position of Principal / Associate Partner. Subsequently Director of Strategy and Supply in Jazztel and COO of KPN Spain. He has been the founder of two start-ups.
Eduardo DuatoDeputy CEO & Technical projects
He started his professional career in Telefónica I + D. He worked at the European Space Agency finishing this stage as responsible for the land segment in Italy. He has been CTO of Amena, Orange and Yoigo, and launched several generations of mobile and fixed technologies.
German LópezChief Consumer Officer
He was purchasing director of El Corte Inglés and its MVNO, and worked at Telefónica and France Telecom Uni2. He has also been European President of Brighstar, CEO of 2020 Mobile Iberia as well as Global COO of BQ and member of several Boards of Directors.
Victor GuerreroChief Enterprise & Whosale Officer
He held the positions of General Director at Telepizza Portugal, Financial Director as well as International and New Business. He worked during 10 years at ONO, at the positions of Regional Director and General Director of the Business Area.
The MASMOVIL Group is the fourth largest telecommunications operator in Spain offering fixed line, mobile, and internet services to residential customers, businesses and operators, through its main brands: Yoigo, MÁSMÓVIL, Pepephone, Llamaya and Lebara. The Group has its own mobile network infrastructures for fixed fibre, ADSL, 3G and 4G. MASMOVIL Group’s fixed network reaches 18 million households with ADSL and more than 15 million with optical fibre. Its 4G mobile network covers 98.5% of the Spanish population. The Group has also reached agreements with other telecommunications operators in Spain, therefore completing its coverage of fixed and mobile networks, becoming one of the operators with the best network coverages in Spain. The Group has 8 million customers.