Cuatrecasas ensures attendance at South Summit


Rafael Fontana asiste a la primera jornada del South Summit
Rafael Fontana asiste a la primera jornada del South Summit
  • Once again, firm was present at Spain’s leading fair for startups and entrepreneurs with its Cuatrecasas Acelera stand
  • Senior Partner, Rafael Fontana, attended South Summit to learn firsthand about status of entrepreneurial ecosystem

From October 3 to 5, the “N@ve de Madrid” hosts the South Summit, the country’s most important trade fair for startups and entrepreneurs. The event brings together approximately 12,000 people, including exhibitors and visitors. Once again, Cuatrecasa Acelera has a stand at the event where over 10 of the firm’s lawyers will explain our accelerator program over the three days; recently, the program chose the six startups that will participate in this third edition.

Not wanting to miss this entrepreneurial and innovation event, Cuatrecasas Senior Partner, Rafael Fontana, attended the South Summit on the first day. Mr. Fontana learned in detail about the entrepreneurial ecosystem and visited the Cuatrecasas Acelera stand where he highlighted the importance of innovation in the legal sector, an areas in which the firm is a leader.

Ignacio Escriva de Romani and Marcos García, M&A experts and lawyers at the firm, gave a talk on the best legal formulas for investing in startups. The talk gathered together many entrepreneurs and investors interested in learning about the legal aspects of implementing new projects.

In this way, Cuatrecasas reinforces its commitment to startups and the entrepreneurial ecosystem, a sector that is constantly evolving.