José Luis Calvo earned Diploma in Information Technology from the University of Cambridge and Master in management information systems from the IE Business School, graduated with honors in both. He began his professional career in 1994, having been Infoglobal consultancy software development manager and director of quality software and technology in Adecco. He has spent 15 years of his career at Microsoft, responsible for solutions for banking and insurance among other roles. In that period he has also worked as an associate professor at IE Business School, or investor and member of the Board of startups like Nomaders.com. He currently works at MAPFRE as head of the center of technological innovation.