Dr. Manuel Piñuela
Dr. Manuel Piñuela is a technology and science entrepreneur, MIT Technology Review Inventor and Innovator of the Year – 35 Innovator under 35 (2017 LatAm) and PhD from Imperial College London, specialised in business creation, funding and growth. He is Co-founder of Coyo Partners, Drayson Technologies Group (Freevolt and Sensyne SENS.L) with successful exits and operations in the UK, US and Mexico. Experienced founder, founder coach and business angel with relevant industry experience in new product introduction, venture investment, initial public offerings, mergers, acquisitions, technology commercialisation and licensing. He serves in multiple boards as executive and non-executive director and has held multiple C-level roles managing businesses, technology and product development, and business growth.
He is an entrepreneur from InnovationsRCA, Design London Fellow and summa cum laude graduate from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. Manuel’s companies and patented technologies in the IoT and Machine Learning fields have won multiple awards and his passion is in creating profitable science based businesses that have a positive environmental and social impact.