Maite: CTO/Chief Technical Officer - Spain

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Position: CTO/Chief Technical Officer
Nationality: Spain
Home Country: Spain


R&D , Innovation and Business development Strategist in two multinational companies in the energy and IT sector and in SMEs. With strong knowledge of the innovation, strategy and P&L management cycles.

Major Achievements

- Business Development strategy in two SMEs driving the first into the international arena and doubling the international sales of the second in just a year -Strategy & Innovation activities in multinational companies (of 7 to 23 MM Revenue and over 120.00 employees): orchestrating through their 10-15 directors the R&D teams in Europe, USA and Canada,with a 50 MM R&D budget and 500 developers, Leading the Innovation and Software Capitalization ( 20 M /year) processes, promoting R&D strategic budgeting and follow–up, R&D tax incentives ( tax credit - 4M€, DAEX 25M€, patent box ), collaborative grants ( 1 - 2 M €) and building relationships with higher educations and other technology agents . Building the Operational Innovation Portfolio of the Company.

Industry Sector Competencies

• Electronics
• IT/Computer Hardware
• Software
• Automotive
• Energy-Oil-Gas
• Climatization - Energy

Professional Objectives

• Function: Corporate Strategy & Innovation or Business Development roles
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Operational: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: Spain, France, Germany

Additional Professional Interests

• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• Germany
• Canada
• Spain
• France

Operational Competencies

• Technologies to market (Professional)
• Business development (Professional)
• New product or service launch (Professional)
• Geographical expansion (Professional)
• Pre or post investment audit (Professional)


Home Country:
Full time
PhD in law and Economics - University Deusto/Univ Heidelberg MBI Master in Business Innovation - Deusto Business School/ Cambridge Judge Business School Certificate in value Innovation - INSEAD Certificate in technology Entrepreneurship - Stanford
English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Management experience:
More than 15 years
Company size:
SMB, Multinational
Interim Manager: