Montserrat Guardia Güell

Cofounder and CEO, Big Onion

Montserrat Guardia Güell

Speaker Bio


Senior Telecommunications Engineer, executive with +20y experience leading operational transformation programs & launching new businesses in multinationals segments of Consulting & IT, Oil & Gas Service, Finance, Insurance & Banking. +9 years building bridges between Start-Ups and Multinationals, highly experienced driving multidisciplinary and multicultural teams in cutting-edge technologies with entrepreneurial skills. Prior to her current position as co-founder & CEO of Big Onion, she was the General Manager; VP and co-founder of the Blockchain Consortium Alastria. Her professional career allowed her to live, adapt and adopt the cultural richness of several countries in Europe, South America, United States, Japan, South Korea, South Africa, India, Malaysia, and the UAE. She is a regular contributor to social innovation programs as a mentor and she is associated professor in universities and business schools, Co-founder ELLIS Alicante Foundation, Co-founder COVIDWarriors, Advisory Board Member at “Observatori d’Ètica en Intel·ligència Artificial de Catalunya (OEIAC)”, Quantum Blockchain Alliance President, member of the Academic Board of the Spanish thinktank FIDE, member of the Movement Health Growth Committee, member of WeRock Capital among others advisory board activities.