Oscar Farres

Head of VC
European Investment Fund

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Oscar Farres is Head of VC – Digital Economy at the European Investment Fund (EIF) in Luxembourg, a public institution that is the largest investor in European VC funds. At EIF, Oscar and his team invest in European VC funds focused on the digital transformation of the economy. Oscar is a seasoned speaker in VC industry events and contributor to publications in the field.

Prior to joining the EIF, Oscar developed his professional career at two VC funds investing in internet and software start-ups. Before becoming a VC investor, Oscar co-founded Kineto Project, a technology start-up in the fitness space, and Witur, an on-line marketplace for local travel experiences.

Oscar holds an Electronics Engineering degree from the Universitat Ramon Llull and an MBA degree from IESE Business School and MIT.