Juanjo Ruiz

Juanjo Ruiz

Blockchain Business Development at IBM

Startupbootcamp FinTech New York Mentor

Juanjo Ruiz is a global Strategy and Business Development executive with experience in financial services, technology, and media/information industries. He is currently leading IBM’s Blockchain business development efforts and advising startups in the NYC area. Prior to IBM he held several business strategy and operational roles at Thomson Reuters in Europe, Asia, and the Americas including Head of Strategic Alliances for the Scientific division.

Juanjo started his professional career as a software engineer developing some of the early web-based vertical b2b marketplaces. He graduated from the Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona with a degree in Computer Science & Engineering and attended Mannheim Business School in Germany to get his MBA.