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Antonio Peña Antonio Peña

CEO | Altergaia

Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

Co-founder & CEO at Altergaia

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Biography

Antonio is a lawyer and a serial technology entrepreneur.

He is the founder of Altergaia, a technology investment and consulting company built by expert telecom and internet consultants with a razor-sharp focus in wireless telecom in Latin America. Currently, Antonio is CEO an Co-founder at Pinggers.com an active advisor partner in companies such as Kidbox.net, Ikensolutions.com, Gucash.com and Bukeala.com.

Previously, Antonio was the Co-founder of Novacash, a non banking debit card company, in Argentina. Novacash was the first non banking debit card system in Latin America for buying on internet, mobile phones and money send system. Antonio and his partner roll out the company through Latin America, developing offices in Brazil, Chile, and Argentina, backed up by Venture Capital partners from Argentina and United States. In December 2000, the company signed a sale option with Western Union International, a First Data company. He has also co-founded companies such as Mobile2biz, the leading mobile solutions provider in Latam. In 2006 it merged with Netpeople International the biggest mobile provider in the region (nowadays a Zed´s company). And MundoMovil, a innovative electronic platform of prepaid products for retail chains which after a successful rollout in Argentina was sold to Cargaya.

Antonio, is also Co-founder and president of Mobile Monday Buenos Aires, a global community of mobile industry visionaries, developers and influentials with presence in over 150 cities Worldwide.

Industry Expertise (3)

Wireless

Fund-Raising

Telecommunications

Areas of Expertise (5)

Entrepreneurship

Mobile Industry

Latin American Market

Venture Capital Latam

Company Advisor

Education (2)

Universidad de Buenos Aires: Lawyer 1996

San Juan el Precursor: 1989

Affiliations (1)

  • mobile monday

Event Appearances (6)

Tendencias del negocio Movíl

I Seminario "Negocios por Medios Electrónicos". Organizan: Dirección de la Licenciatura en Administración de Empresas y Departamento de Comercialización - Facultad de Ciencias Económicas  UADE (Universidad de la empresa) Buenos Aires, Argentina

2009-10-20

MOOGA: Understanding the user

Mobile Marketing Forum : LATAM (São Paulo)   São Paulo, Brasil

2009-03-24

Artificial Intelligence applied to content & marketing delivery

Mobile Marketing Forum, Buenos Aires  Buenos Aires, Argentina

2008-10-15

Movil 2.0: Camino a la convergencia

Palermo Valley - Planetario  Buenos Aires, Argentina

2008-12-16

Cómo escalar mi negocio sin morir en el intento

Dia del emprendedor Porteño  Buenos Aires, Argentina

2011-11-17

Pinggers en Showmethemoney3

Show me the money 3  Buenos Aires, Argentina

2011-03-18

Availability

  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Corporate Training