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Santiago Tenorio - Head of Investments & Business Development

Cascade Global

Santiago is passionate about disruptive innovation and technology and advises start ups in emerging spaces such as drone-aided agriculture and crypto currencies. 

Santiago was formerly Director of Global Partnerships and Innovation at American Express’ corporate payments division where he was responsible for business strategy, in-market deployment and commercialization of new digital payment solutions and the sourcing and execution of strategic partnerships.  Prior to joining Amex, Santiago spent three years as an entrepreneur; he co-founded a mobile games development studio, an award-winning restaurant booking service, and a cold-pressed juice business. Prior to his start up ventures, Santiago spent 5 years at BlackRock in New York, and before that, started his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at BAML. He is an honours graduate of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.