Horacio León Fernández del Castillo

Academic Coordinator, Master in Real Estate Development (MRED)
Founder at Selfmastered
Partner at Civeta VC Fund

Horacio León Fernández del Castillo is the Academic Coordinator of the Master in Real Estate Development (MRED). He is also Founder at Selfmastered and Partner at Civeta VC Fund.

Horacio’s career so far sits at the intersection between real estate, investing (PE/VC) and education. He has gained global experience through studying, working and giving lectures in different parts of the world such as Europe, Asia and South America. Immediately before becoming an entrepreneur, Horacio has mostly been an executive within the private equity real estate & venture capital industries in Madrid and London, with a strong focus on new technologies applied to the built environment (Proptech) and education (Edtech).

Horacio received a Masters in Architecture from the Polytechnic University of Madrid (ETSAM – UPM) and a Masters in Management from IE Business School. Additionally, he has acquired substantial international learning & working experience in places like China (Tongji University, Shanghai), Brazil (Mackenzie University, São Paulo) & India (CEPT, Ahmedabad). He has given lectures and organized exhibitions throughout Spain, Brazil & China.