Wayra Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 6


  • Investments
  • 1,048

  • Portfolio
  • 370

  • Exits
  • 527


Wayra General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2011, Wayra is an accelerator firm based in Madrid, Spain. The firm has been Telefónica's main open innovation program to connect Telefónica with the entrepreneurial ecosystem around the world.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Corporate Venture Capital
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • Calle Gran Via, 28
  • 28013 Madrid
  • Spain

Wayra Investments (1,048)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Blue Circular Innovation 13-Mar-2024 Accelerator/Incubator Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 000ú000
Charisma 13-Mar-2024 000000000000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 000ú000
Skidattl 13-Mar-2024 00000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000ú000
Ada (Educational Software) 29-Feb-2024 00000 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
Grabr 15-Feb-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 000ú000
Remuner 17-Jan-2024 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Depasify 16-Jan-2024 00000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Shakers 30-Oct-2023 0000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Uelzpay 26-Oct-2023 Early Stage VC 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Erudit 26-Sep-2023 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
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Wayra Exits (527)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Pky 30-Mar-2024 Out of Business
Ahgora 28-Mar-2024 000000000000000000
VACmatch 09-Mar-2024 000 00 00000000
Ecociclus 02-Mar-2024 000 00 00000000
Tioconejo.net 17-Feb-2024 000 00 00000000
deeder 08-Feb-2024 000 00 00000000
Cinemad 19-Jan-2024 000 00 00000000
Gimme Radio 18-Dec-2023 000000000000000000
Torneo de Ideas 06-Dec-2023 Out of Business
Kubbo 05-Dec-2023 Out of Business
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Wayra Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Wayra Management, Team & Partners (78)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Florian Bogenschütz Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director 0 Munich, Germany
Andrés Saborido Global Managing Director 0 Madrid, Spain
Agustín Rotondo Managing Director 00 Buenos Aires, Argentina
Luisa Rubio Principal Madrid, Spain
Marta Antúnez Director 00 Barcelona, Spain
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Wayra Co-Investors (526)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Telefónica Tech Ventures 8 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
JME Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Telefónica 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
FJ Labs 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
TheVentureCity 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Wayra FAQs

  • What is Wayra?

    Founded in 2011, Wayra is an accelerator firm based in Madrid, Spain.

  • When was Wayra founded?

    Wayra was founded in 2011.

  • Who is the CEO of Wayra?

    Florian Bogenschütz is the CEO of Wayra.

  • Where is Wayra headquartered?

    Wayra is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.

  • How many investments has Wayra made?

    Wayra has made 1,048 investments.

  • What has Wayra invested in?

    Wayra has made numerous investments in companies like Blue Circular Innovation, Charisma, and Skidattl within the Financial Services, Entertainment Software, and Information Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has Wayra invested in recently?

    Wayra's latest investment was on 13-Mar-2024 in Blue Circular Innovation, a company within the Financial Services industry.

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