Team

Our team is a passionate group of veteran technologists and art world insiders who seek to redefine traditional structures and build a new cultural ecosystem.

Pablo Rodriguez-Fraile is a leading patron of the arts, mathematician, economist, and investor. He is widely regarded as a key architect of the digital art ecosystem, and his collection “RFC Collection" is recognized worldwide as the premiere digital art collection. Pablo was Beeple’s first collector and holds many significant works by leading digital artists such as Refik Anadol, Beeple, Pak, and Andres Reisinger. He is an expert in tokenomics, incentive systems, and early-stage markets; and one of the largest global virtual landowners across the different projects of the metaverse. For the past several years, he has been actively involved in the blockchain space as an early adopter and investor.
Pablo Rodriguez-Fraile
Founder, Chairman
Andrea Bonaceto is an NFT artist and entrepreneur. As an artist, he’s focusing on programmable art and the intersection between visual art, music and poetry. He collaborated artistically with Sophia The Robot, the most advanced AI humanoid robot in the world, and with Corriere Della Sera, the largest Italian newspaper. His work has been featured on mainstream media and exhibitions worldwide. Andrea has been involved in the blockchain and NFT space since the early days. He is among the Founding Partners at Eterna Capital, a leading investment company focused on blockchain technology. Andrea is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA) and has been featured as Forbes Under 30 Italy 2019.
Andrea Bonaceto
Co-Founder
Caminos is a cultural entrepreneur, internationally renowned as a non-traditional curator, she's a cultural agitator who pioneered new ways to approach and discuss contemporary art and cultural manifestations at large. She has brought an iconoclastic and idiosyncratic approach to contemporary art and has spearheaded the creation of new institutional models that catalyze experimentation within and across artistic disciplines and foster the exploration of ideas across the fields of arts, sciences, philosophy, technology, politics and urbanism. Caminos is former Chair of Faena Art, Founder of The Reefline Miami Beach and Honeylab Creative.
Ximena Caminos
Co-Founder & Chief Cultural Strategist
Patrick Foret is an art entrepreneur passionate about driving audience and funding to the arts by creating innovative and sustainable cultural initiatives. As Art Basel Director of Business initiatives and Partnerships, Patrick contributed significantly to the organisation's period of growth and global development. From the launch of Art Basel in Hong Kong to the Art Basel corporate partnership program and the design and delivery of Art Basel Cities in Buenos Aires, Patrick demonstrated his commitment and talent to establish alliances that brought value and return to all associates and partners. Previously, he was the Business Manager for the Louvre Abu Dhabi and The Guggenheim Abu Dhabi.
Patrick Foret
Chief Executive Officer
Vicente joins us from one of the world's largest technology funds having acquired and operated over a dozen software companies. Vicente's roots are founded in IT consulting, and is accredited by the Project Management Institute.
Vicente Bustamante
Chief Operating Officer
Aya Mousawi is a cultural consultant and producer with fifteen years experience in the arts and culture sector. Known for delivering groundbreaking international events and exhibitions, she Co-Founded The Moving Museum, a leading global platform delivering city-wide festivals, artist incubators, residencies, dynamic public programming, and digital and physical exhibitions. Mousawi was a Consultant Strategist for Art Basel Cities, and was a founding member of Edge of Arabia. Mousawi has continued her work as a consultant, advising major institutions including Heatherwick Studios, Misk Art Institute, ITHRA, and Culturunners, and has amassed a global network of creative communities.
Aya Mousawi
Director of Cultural Program
Aiala Hernando is a creative strategist, technologist and established contemporary artist with ten years experience in the arts and creative industries. She is an experienced team leader and advisor with extensive knowledge in creative development, technical creation and ecosystem growth; and has written and spoken extensively about contemporary art and new approaches to web3.
Aiala Hernando
Head of Commissions & Web3
Luisa Ausenda studied and worked in Milan, New York, Rafaela (Argentina), São Paulo, Florence, Istanbul, Havana and Dubai. In 2015, she was appointed Acting Director of Galleria Continua Havana, a position she held for four years. She coordinated the organization's solo and group shows and cultural events and served as saleswoman at art fairs around the globe. In early 2020, she started collaborating as curator and consultant for NFT art collectors, platforms and artists. Recently, she obtained a master's degree in Modern and Contemporary Art History at Havana University.
Luisa Ausenda
Head of Collector Relations
Cristine Alonso is a producer and project manager. She has produced and managed artwork installations across the globe, as well as local events for non-profit organizations. Recently, she helped produce Andres Reisinger’s The Smell of Pink for Aorist’s Art Basel Miami’s Launch in November 2021. Currently, she is COO of the ReefLine, a soon-to-be 7-mile underwater public sculpture park, snorkel trail, and artificial reef located off Miami Beach’s shoreline; and Head of Production for the Aorist Culture Team. Cristy has a degree in Marketing from the University of Florida.
Cristine Alonso
Head of Production
Addie is a technologist and renowned researcher, she has received fellowships and residencies from Eyebeam, Mozilla and Carnegie Mellon. An advisor to multiple start-ups, venture capital partners and NFT sites, Addie is Director for Ecosystem and Technical Operations at Algorand. Addie is also a prolific contemporary artist, that has exhibited throughout the world in prestigious Museums and Biennales.
Addie Wagenknecht
Technical Advisor
Ana Huete is a lawyer and economist who has developed her career at international law firms such as Baker Mckenzie and Hogan Lovells, advising both multinational and start-up companies on commercial and M&A matters. She started her career at the Cultural department of the Spanish Embassy in Ivory Coast, with a fellowship from the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Ana Huete
Specialist Legal, HR and Finance
Nidhi has a background in the field of education management and IT. She completed her masters in Mathematics from Delhi University, India and specializes in Project Management for some of the world's largest technology and software companies.
Nidhi Chopra
Specialist Project Manager
Florencio Noceti studied philosophy at the University of Buenos Aires, where he was appointed professor in 2004, going on to hold the chair of Epistemology. Beyond academic life, he has collaborated extensively with private and public institutions, both home and abroad, in tracking and divulging cutting-edge contemporary thought. In that capacity, he has advised Faena Arts on the SOLEDADES lectures program in the USA, or Caja Negra Editora with their FUTUROS PRÓXIMOS collection in Argentina, and he has lectured before all sorts of audiences, from the Proa foundation back home, to the Maison de l’Amerique Latine in Paris.
Florencio Noceti
Consulting Philosopher