Victor Canivell

Co-Founder and CEO, Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech

Victor Canivell

Speaker Bio


Victor Canivell is Co-Founder and CEO of Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech, the quantum computing spin-off from the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), the Institute of High Energy Physics (IFAE) and the University of Barcelona (UB). This is a deep tech startup that was launched on the back of two international client multi-year contracts. Prior to Qilimanjaro, Victor has spent over fifteen years driving as CEO, high tech startups in the software security SaaS and bioinformatics markets, all of which have been later acquired. Prior to his entrepreneurship career, Victor held general management roles for US IT multinationals at both European and Spanish levels over a twenty-year period. He has also acted as a business consultant for several other software startups. Victor has an MBA from ESADE and a PhD in Physics from the University of Barcelona.