CEO & Founder, Opinno
Pedro Moneo is the CEO and founder of Opinno, an international open innovation network that connects entrepreneurs, investors and technology specialists across innovation hubs around the world to build new hi-tech startups using research results.
As background, Pedro holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and a nuclear engineering degree from the French Atomic Energy Commission. Pedro began his career as a researcher in advanced reactors at Argonne National Laboratory in Chicago. He was also a consultant with the Corporate Finance and Strategy branch at Accenture. After that, Pedro functioned as Director Deputy General of FEDIT Technology Centers of Spain before founding Opinno in 2008.
Concurrently, Pedro manages Opinno while simultaneously taking on the role as Publisher of MIT’s Technology Review, Spanish & Portuguese Editions, and acting as an angel investor through Entrepreneur Capital. Pedro is a member of the Young Presidents Organization and an Eisenhower Foundation Innovation Fellow.