About The Speaker
Program Director at Forward Incubator. Antonio Alvarez is the Program Director at Forward Incubator, a foundation offering entrepreneurship programs for people with a refugee background. Antonio leads the design and implementation of Forward Incubator's programs in entrepreneurial education, business incubation and startup growth. With over 10 years international experience in innovation and business model design, Antonio is responsible for the entrepreneurs' development at Forward Incubator which he facilitates through practical workshops, down-to-earth application of business and entrepreneurship principles, teamwork, and personalized business coaching. Before joining Forward Incubator, Antonio specialized in social innovation and entrepreneurship at the London School of Economics and Political Science and led innovation projects in Europe and Asia to develop and bring new consumer products to global markets.