Gonzalo Ruiz de Villa is Global Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for GFT. He joined GFT in 2015 through the acquisition of the company Adesis Netlife of which he was co-founder. Before founding Adesis Netlife, he worked at CERN and IBM. In addition, he is a founding partner of Kenobi Ventures, a venture capital fund specializing in investment in technology startups, a member of the Google Developer Experts (GDE) program, and mentor for the Google Launchpad program as well. Gonzalo has an MSc in Industrial Engineering from UPM (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid).