UCL School of Management

Itxaso Del Palacio Aguirre

Teaching Fellow


Itxaso del Palacio is a Teaching Fellow in Entrepreneurship at UCL and an early stage investor at EC1 Capital. She is responsible for the Entrepreneurial Finance course module and she manages the Dissertation module for the MSc in Technology Entrepreneurship.

At EC1 Capital, Itxaso is responsible for building a quality dealflow, in addition to helping the companies in the portfolio and sitting on the board of Citysocializer. 

For the last seven years, Itxaso has worked with startups in London, Silicon Valley, Spain and Latin America. She is holds a prestigious Kauffman Fellowship and is very well connected to the global network of fellow investors . Itxaso holds a PhD in entrepreneurship and is passionate about helping startups grow.