Marcos Polanco

Marcos Polanco is an innovation ecosystem builder. He invented an early recommendation engine algorithm and founded a social search startup to commercialize it. He catalyzed $80 million in investments from the US Aerospace Industry by repositioning Puerto Rico as an engineering epicenter. He has helped launch over 30 companies across Silicon Valley and Latin America. As a Kauffman Fellow, he organizes networking events for investors raising venture funds serving startup ecosystems worldwide.