Wayra connects Telefónica and technological disruptors around the world

Wayra believes that large companies can reinvent themselves by standing shoulder to shoulder with entrepreneurs worldwide. Founded in 2011, Wayra is Telefónica's Open Innovation Hub and with presence in 10 countries, is the largest global corporate accelerator run by entrepreneurs.



Revenues from the projects with the startups and TEF since 2018

1,7 M

stake growth in 4 startups in 2018

We work side-by-side with them to provide disruptive solutions to Telefonica and its customers.

We operate in 10 countries

We offer an unique and smooth interface between entrepreneurs on the one hand and our network of corporates, governments and other partners in countries in which Telefonica is present.

who are we?

What’s the value for the

Through our network of hubs, we offer startups preferred access to our platforms, our technologies and our experts, so that, together, we can test new products and services, and scale up the very best of them.

Business Development

We are leaders in bringing corporates and startups together to generate joint business opportunities

Go-to-Place in ecosystem

Our innovation hubs are the meeting point for the ecosystem

Skin In the game

We put money where our mouth is, startups become family & we are more committed than ever

Our investor network

Wayra’s comprehensive network of investors helps scale your business

Open cooperation & global network

Corporate innovation is our mantra within our 7 hubs in 10 countries where Telefónica is present

Brand recognition & complementary assets

Our brand transmits credibility as investor & partner. We have the resources and know-hows required to bring innovation to market

Startups are essential for the digital transformation success

Driving innovation with +35 startups in our portfolio

Leo Marose talks about New Work
CEO Stackfuel
Cristina y Therese present LOLA
Josef and Daniel and its AI-based Startup Scouting

Upcomming events

We design and curate ur events calendar to bring you the best content and ecosystem