Felix Arias

Felix Arias

Partner at Avet Ventures

Startupbootcamp IoT & Data Barcelona Mentor

Partner and Co-founder at Avet Ventures, a VC based in Barcelona, currently raising funds.

Was previously Senior Manager at Highgrowth Partners, an independent company based in Barcelona which, by means of two Venture Capital funds, FonsInnocat and Highgrowth Innovation, invested in innovative companies with growth potential, and offered them support, advice and guidance. He acted as investment leader in 7 deals with a total amount of 32 milion euros.

Held positions of responsibility in Technical, Sales and Strategic Planning areas in Telefónica, PESA, Interactive Television and Menta. Fèlix, as Director of the Bidding Dossier of Barcelona to hold the 1992 Olympic Games, worked actively to bring the Games to Barcelona.

Worked as a consultant in companies as Bédaux (Industrial Engineering), Arthur Andersen (Consulting Division) and Facts & Figures (Project Management).

Also a teacher of IT matters in ESADE (Business School) from 1986 to 2006. He is an Industrial Engineer from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and a CPA (Censors Jurats de Comptes de Catalunya).