Susana Jurado Apruzzese

Head of Innovation Portfolio - Product Innovation, Telefónica R&D


Currently Head of Innovation Portfolio at Product Innovation, Telefónica. In the last years my career has focused on innovation and strategy. Member of the core team that defined the current innovation model at Telefónica I+D. In my current role I drive the innovation process, the key tool for managing innovation projects; and run the innovation calls, main source of projects for the innovation funnel. I co-authored the Lean Elephants report, describing the experience and learnings of applying Lean Startup to innovation projects at Telefónica since 2012. I hold a MS in Telecommunication Engineering and an Executive MBA from IE Business School.