Judge, Europe South (IESE) Regional Finals
Javier Ulecia (1962), graduated from the Universidad Politécnica, Madrid, as an Aeronautical Engineer. He holds an MBA from the H.E.C. School of Management, Paris.
In the last 15 years, Mr. Ulecia has been involved in venture capital and technology projects.
In 2001 he co-founded Bullnet Capital, a venture capital fund specialized in technology related projects. Bullnet Capital is one of the few pure technological VCs existing today in Spain. Javier Ulecia is a member of the Board of Bullnet Capital’s portfolio companies as well as of other non-technology companies.
Before Bullnet Capital, he was co-founder and CEO of Doing (an Incubator specialized in broadband technology that operated until the “technology bubble” burst in 2000) and prior to that he was Senior Manager at Bain & Company, the international strategy consulting firm, where he worked first in the Paris office and, since September 1996, in Madrid.
Mr. Ulecia worked at Renault in Paris-France since 1990 to 1994 as a Project Manager of its Research and Development Division. Prior to that he served as After Sales Engineer at EADS-CASA in Madrid.
He has been an associated teacher at Instituto de Empresa during several years and also participates on a regular basis as a speaker or jury in Venture Capital forums and conferences.
He is President of ASCRI (Asociación Española de Empresas de Capital Riesgo).
He speaks fluently Spanish (mother tongue), English and French