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Sotomayor named Wayra Peru director

Friday 19 October 2018 | 11:03 CET | News
Telefonica's open innovation hub Wayra has announced the appointment of Jaime Sotomayor Barrios as the new country manager of Wayra Peru, replacing Alexander Gomez. In a statement Telefonica said Sotomayor was previously executive director of USIL Ventures, the startup accelerator of San Ignacio de Loyola University. He has been tasked with leading Telefonica's open innovation strategy in Peru and building on the operator's active portfolio of 17 startups in the country following an investment of over USD 4 million on 50-plus digital ventures.

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Companies: Telefonica / Wayra
Countries: Peru
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