Montserrat Guardia Güell

General Manager, Alastria


Senior Telecommunications Engineer and Master in Business, with more than 20 years of experience in management of IT & operations areas, leading operational transformation projects and launching new businesses in multinationals, dedicating the last 10 years to building bridges between Start-Ups and Multinationals working with multidisciplinary and multicultural teams with high experience in cutting-edge technologies and entrepreneurial skills. With executive management experience in multinational Consulting and Information Systems, Oil & Gas Services and Banking. Her work with multicultural teams in different countries has allowed her to live, adapt and adopt the cultural richness of several countries in Europe, South America, the United States, Japan, South Korea, South Africa, India, Malaysia, and from the United Arab Emirates. She has been responsible for the Information Technology services of 4 Olympic Games, Pan American Games, and several World Championships and UN Summit. Montse is a regular contributor to social innovation programs and associated professor in several universities. Member of the Advisory Board of WStartupC. Member of the Advisory Board of
the Observatory of Ethics in Artificial Intelligence of Catalonia and Founder, member of the
ELLIS Alicante Foundation. She is the General Director of the Alastria Consortium and President of the Quantum Blockchain Alliance.