Mr. Carlos Rodriguez-Villa
General Manager

Economist (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid). Has experience in business development, international sales, public relations, e-commerce and media management. Project Director for USA Today, elaborating socioeconomic country analysis in Mexico, Colombia, Dominican Republic and Suriname. Experience in international expansion, gained during his period as Country Manager of Zalando Spain, where he was responsible for Zalando’s successful business expansion to Spain. Achieved 50 MM€ revenues in the 2nd year, and a considerable cost reduction.

Sectors of Personal Expertise: Agriculture / Food & Beverages / Energy, Clean Technology, Environment / Other Technology Sector / Communications / E-Commerce

microalgae /  e-commerce /  business development /  international expansion / 

  AlgaEnergy S.A.
Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain

Biotechnology based company positioned as the European reference in the microalgae field, that after 7 years and millionaire resources invested in applied R&D, is starting the commercialization of the novel products it has developed in different sectors.

AlgaEnergy is a technology-based company specialized in the field of microalgae biotechnology that, with substantial R&D programs worth millions of Euros (both private and public funding), is managed by a team of entrepreneurs and scientists with solid track, proven success and extensive experience within their respective fields. The company’s mission is to develop and commercialize novel and competitive products derived from microalgae -nutritional, cosmetic and agricultural products, among others.


 Organisation Activities
Activity: private company (start-up/sme) with an innovative product, technology or service
Technology Sectors: agriculture / food & beverages / agricultural/animal biotechnology / industrial biotechnology/biochemistry / biotech research services / genetic / energy, clean technology, environment / environment / alternative/renewable energy / other technology sector
Geographic: europe