Eduardo Michelsen Delgado

Co-founder, Current Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Kandeo

Mr. Michelsen Delgado is co-founder, current Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Kandeo as well as an active member of its Investment Committee.

From 2001 – 2009, before the launch of Kandeo, Mr. Michelsen Delgado served as CEO of Televisa Publishing and Interactive Media, which is not just the largest Spanish language magazine publisher worldwide, but also an operational branch of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B., the world’s largest Spanish speaking multimedia company. Prior to joining Editorial Televisa, he served as CEO of Publicaciones Semana, Colombia’s largest magazine publisher, from 1999 to 2001. Mr. Michelsen Delgado worked for McKinsey & Company’s Latin American division from 1997 – 1999, where he focused on telecommunications and financial services. During the years 1991 – 1995, he held a position as Finance Manager and Supervisor for Procter & Gamble (Colombia).

Mr. Michelsen Delgado received his B.S. in Economics from Universidad de los Andes (Colombia) and his M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University in Chicago. In addition, Mr. Michelsen Delgado has completed various executive-level Private Equity courses at the prestigious Harvard Business School.