Ignacio Astilleros

Strategy, Sales and Marketing Officer

Ignacio holds more than 25 years of experience in the ICT industry, spending most of his career in the Telecommunication and Cloud sector where he had the opportunity to develop different roles and responsibilities in Sales and Business Development. He is an executive with a truly multinational and multicultural mindset, having been working in multiple countries across the globe, including the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia; he appreciates the value in the differences.

He is an expert on innovative and transformational projects, pioneering the early adoption of technologies like Cloud, 5G, Edge Computing and Artificial Intelligence; and materializing them into business results. But beyond business, Ignacio is a truly believer that technology can create a positive impact by solving the unprecedented challenges that our world is facing, as Sustainability, Safety, Diversity, etc.

Ignacio is joining Openchip as Chief of Strategy, Marketing and Sales; coming from Intel where he was responsible for Telecommunications in the Middle East and Africa region. He is bachelor’s in Physics from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Executive MBA from Instituto de Empresa and master´s in Economics and Innovation from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. His fearless collaboration with the Intel Architecture and Engineering group in very disruptive projects brought him to be recognized as co-author of 4 Intel patents on Edge Computing.