Mauricio Luis Prieto

Founding Partner Starfish Technology Partners

Cofounder, board member and CMO of eDreams Odigeo from 1999 to 2015. Grew the company to an IPO in 2014 and to become the world’s 4th largest OTA. At eDreams, he led various areas divisions such as marketing, media, innovation and international expansion.

In 2015 he moved to Silicon Valley and founded Starfish Technology Partners, working on marketing strategy, product positioning and business growth with clients including startups, large companies, consulting firms, hedge funds, investment banks, private equity firms and VCs.

Editor of Travel Tech Essentialist, a newsletter sent every two weeks with the main trends and innovations shaping the world’s largest and fastest growing industry.

Mentor and advisor at Plug and Play, the most active startup accelerator for travel and hospitality in Silicon Valley.

Founding team member of Barcelona Tech City, a private non profit organization working with the local government with the mission of positioning Barcelona as one of the most important tech hubs in the world.

Part time professor of entrepreneurship at IESE Business School.

Has lived 20 years in Mexico, 15 years in Spain and 15 years in the US.