Raúl Martín holds a degree in Computer Science from the Polytechnic University of Valencia and a PDG from IESE. Raúl was founder and president of the Valencian Association of Startups until January 2019 and his professional career has always been linked to the management of business projects with a focus on innovation, investment and the entrepreneurial environment.
During his extensive career, which includes positions of responsibility in the private and public sectors, he has been Director General of Economy and Entrepreneurship of the Generalitat Valenciana and responsible for the winning candidacy of the Comunitat Valenciana for the European Entrepreneurial Region 2015 award, as well as head of the Telefónica OpenFuture ScaleUp program and co-founder and president of the Valencian Association of Startups (Startup Valencia). He also founded the technology company VSoft in the final year of his career. For his activity as an entrepreneur, he was awarded by the IDEAS Institute of the UPV in 2013.