She is de CEO of The Venture City, a multi-stage organization with global reach that supports startups with disruptive technologies and international potential through funding, Incubation/Acceleration, training and advisory programs. Laura spent 8+ years at Facebook leading growth, business development and key mobile projects in Madrid, Silicon Valley and Miami. She was the founding employee both in Spain and Europe from the international team at Facebook. She launched the first Facebook Internet.org project in Latin America (Paraguay). Recently, Laura spearheaded the first strategy and team in Cuba. Prior to Facebook, Laura held managing roles at eBay, Siemens and Ogilvy Group. She co-founded esplaya.com, the first digital platform for tourism in Spain, launched in 2000. She is an enthusiast about Women in Tech, Coach at the Babson College WinLab, Mentor of the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Leadership Initiative and Mentor and Panelist at Endeavor. She has also actively invested in startups both personally as an angel investor and through Genus Ventures, a fund that she co-founded with Clara Bullrich.