Mind the Bridge

Head of Spain & Open Innovation Sr Manager. MBA graduate of Hult International Business School. 10+ years of experience

After his MBA at Hult International Business School in San Francisco, Maroane has focused on Open Innovation for the last five years. He helps Large Corporations in the elaboration of their Open Innovation strategy and implementation, including trend spotting, and startup scouting. He is project manager of the Open Innovation for Midcaps European program.

Some of his achievements are the creation of:

  • the US accelerator for Alcatel One Touch in the Silicon Valley, which includes coaching/mentoring the startups and corporate member.  
  • the International network called the Global Open Innovation Network, where he designed, developed and implemented activities to foster the Open Innovation Community in Silicon Valley, Boston. The Network was  extended in New York, Paris and China.

Thanks to his past experience in IT as a project Manager for Large French Corporations such as Engie, Sanofi or Française Des Jeux, Maroane has an extensive understanding of the Corporate and technical world.