Pablo Gavilan


Who am I

An entrepreneur since 2003, I’m also a Research Assistant and Adjunct Professor at UAM.

I’m finishing a Ph.D. in Social Psychology at UAM doing my thesis research about social entrepreneurship motivations.

I develop web and digital projects from Manzana Web.

Co-founder of social entrepreneurship Work for Social to boost Pro Bono practices.

Formerly I was Global Technology Lead at Impact Hub, which has more than 90 locations around the world and has the mission to help social innovators to generate a positive impact in the world.

I enjoy teaching about entrepreneurship and social innovation in workshops and courses at companies and Universities.

I have a Master’s Degree in Law and Business Administration from Universidad Carlos III of Madrid.

You can maybe find me around Impact Hub Madrid.

In the past I was active too:

Co-founder and assessor of, a social network about books with more than 60.000 registered users and 400.000 followers in Twitter.
Co-founder of Asociación de Emprendedores Culturales y Creativos de Madrid (AECUMAD).
Co-founder of Accedalia, a company dedicated to accessible web solutions.
Co-founder of X-Novo Legal & Web Solutions, a company specialized in digital legal matters.
Honored with Joven Iniciativa Empresarial de la Comunidad de Madrid 2005.