Sergi MesquidaHead of Innovation & New Ventures
Sergi Mesquida is a passionate about Technology and Innovation. He combines his technical background, as Telecommunications and Information Systems Engineer, with his business acumen developed through and MBA and his experience working in top management positions for public and private technological companies of different sectors. During the last 15 years he has been working as “intrapreneur” in those companies, applying an Open Innovation approach in order to leverage the internal technologies of the company, as well as his knowledge of “external” technologies and business models, with the aim of setting up new business areas, to address new markets, or design and develop new products and services for existing markets. During the last 5 years Sergi has been involved in the development of new business opportunities applying big data technologies, natural language processing and artificial intelligence, among other technologies. Currently Sergi is Head of Innovation & New Ventures at Hotelbeds Group.