Istria Capital is a private investment fund based in Madrid, focused on investments in Search Funds. Its founders are Simón Bores and Ignacio Olavarría, founders of Search Fund Spain, an initiative dedicated to promoting the Search Fund model in Spain.
Simón is also the CEO of Lakut Inversiones. Previously, Simón developed his career as a lawyer at Latham & Watkins, Howrey and Uría Menéndez. Simón holds a Law Degree from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and a Master of European Law (LLM) from College of Europe and an MBA from INSEAD.
Ignacio is a Telecommunications Engineer from the Universidad de Sevilla and has an MBA from INSEAD. Previously, Ignacio developed his professional career as a consultant in Daemon Quest and Ernst & Young.