Teresa Alarcos

Founder, WstartupC

Teresa Alarcos

Speaker Bio




Teresa Alarcos has more than years of executive experience across multiple industries, cultural institutions and foundations, including Vivendi Group, Lycos Europe, Yoigo, Eli Lilly, and Ono-Vodafone. She studied Management at UCLA-Anderson with a Banco Santander Grant; IESE, Harvard, and is graduated from the IC-A (Institute of Corporate Directors). Teresa is currently an independent board director & advisor for several companies. She is founder and president of the W Startup Community, a global community of female entrepreneurs; Former Chapter leader of Singularity University, and a member of the international network of advisors, Women Corporate Directors. Teresa was awarded with a MIT grant of Rafael del Pino Foundation during the pandemic; she has PhD cum laude in European Public Health Policies; besides, is a member of the Harvard Club Business Angels network and sits on the Advisory Council of the academic institution, Harvard Real Colegio Complutense. Teresa is keynote speaker at several global tech summits and universities: TechTalent, South Summit, St John’s University, Convergence and others. Leading Woman in Innovative Entrepreneurship in Spain, was named as Women of Reference in Innovative Entrepreneurship Guide published by the Government of Spain.