Juan Carlos is a serial entrepreneur having been founder and CEO of start-ups in artificial intelligence, biotech, fintech and cleantech. Juan Carlos is founder and chairman of Planetary Skin Institute, a Silicon Valley research and development corporation co-founded with NASA and is founder and chairman of Space Time Ventures and of Space Time Analytics. Juan Carlos is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Environment and Resource Security and has been a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Advisory Council for the last 6 years designing and incubating innovation programs to address global critical issues in energy, food and water security, risk management, climate change and tropical ecosystem protection. Has had senior executive leadership positions in Cisco Inc, SABMiller, Oliver Wyman and McKinsey, and was founding CEO of industrial biotechnology startup Bioingenieria Aplicada S.A focused on developing advanced biofuels and bio-products in the Amazon. Juan Carlos is a Peruvian national with an MBA from INSEAD and MEng in Biochemical Engineering and BEng in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge.