Foundation About us

Creating sustainable wealth

The Foundation works to promote the creation of sustainable wealth in Spain through innovation and entrepreneurship. Aligned with Bankinter principles, the Innovation Foundation has the vocation to turn innovation and entrepreneurship into critical tools for creating value in Spanish society, embracing innovation from all possible perspectives:

  • Future Trends Forum

    Knowledge: anticipating innovation trends. The Future Trends Forum is an international think tank specializing in innovation. Our experts detect and analyze innovation trends that will change our future.

  • Startups

    Entrepreneurship: supporting the Spanish enterprise. Entrepreneurs fosters the Spanish entrepreneurial ecosystem and Bankinter Capital invests in high-potential entrepreneurship.

  • Akademia

    Education: through the diffusion of innovation and entrepreneurship among Spanish universities. Akademia presents innovation and entrepreneurship as a solution for the new generations.

  • Cre100do

    Companies: supporting the growth of the Spanish medium-sized company. helps companies in the country to become bigger, which will improve their competitiveness, productivity and internationalization.

Our team

  • Mª Teresa Jiménez

    Mª Teresa Jiménez

    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • Marce Cancho

    Marce Cancho

    Future Trends Forum
    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • Carmen Nestares

    Carmen Nestares

    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • Raquel Puente

    Raquel Puente

    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • Juan Moreno Bau

    Juan Moreno Bau

    Managing director
    in Fundacion Innovación Bankinter
  • Nerea Igoa

    Nerea Igoa

    Future Trends Forum
    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • José Carlos Huerta

    José Carlos Huerta

    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • Javier Megias

    Javier Megias

    in Fundación Innovación Bankinter
  • Iciar Hermida

    Iciar Hermida

Información gobierno corporativo

  • Statutes


    The Innovation Bankinter Foundation is a non-profit organization whose patrimony is permanently assigned to the realization of the general interest purposes detailed in these Statutes.(Spanish)

  • Annual Report

    Annual Report

    The Bankinter Innovation Foundation reflects its annual development in these reports of activities.

    Select year
  • Economic Data

    Economic Data

    The Innovation Bankinter Foundation publishes part of its economic information as an exercise of transparency.

  • Evaluation


    The Innovation Bankinter Foundation will publish the scoreboard for evaluating its activities.


Our Board of Trustees

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Our Board of Trustees is independent and brings together 22 of the most innovative minds at an international level that come from the business sector, from the highest level of entrepreneurs to the public and academic sectors.

  • Dongmin Chen
    Dongmin Chen Dean, School of Innovation and Entrepreneursh...
    in Peking University
  • Gloria Ortiz
    Gloria Ortiz General Director of Digital Banking
    in Bankinter
  • Philip Lader
    Philip Lader Senior advisor
    in Morgan Stanley
  • Emilio Méndez
    Emilio Méndez Director of the department of energy science ...
    in Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Stephen Trachtenberg
    Stephen Trachtenberg Presidente y Profesor universitario Emérito
    in George Washington University
  • Tan Chi Nam
    Tan Chi Nam Former Permanent Secretary, Singapore Public ...

Videos Patronato

  • Soumitra Dutta

    Soumitra Dutta talks about the relationship between innovation and growth, the role that the Foundat...

  • Ángel Cabrera

    Ángel Cabrera explains the Foundation's mission and how our projects are working to encourage the in...

  • José Mª Fernández Sousa

    Interview with José Mª Fernández Sousa, President of the Foundation innovation Bankinter, on the Mis...