Martin Varsavsky

Argentine/Spanish entrepreneur Martin Varsavsky is founder of seven companies in the past 20 years. By the time Martin established his third business, Viatel Ltd., in 1990, marked his advent into the world of telecom, which has continued ever since.

His latest business,, is a community-empowered company dedicated to building the world’s largest global WiFi network bottom up. Founded in 2005, it is spreading the power of WiFi around the world, with one million hot spots by 2010. He also runs a charitable foundations whose mission is to improve education through the use of technology.