Isabela Chick is MD of Retail and Beauty at Founders Factory. Working with L'Oreal and M&S, she builds three businesses from scratch every year and invests in ten startups from retail tech to new consumer brands. Founders Factory helps these early stage businesses leverage the scale and expertise of the corporate partners, and helps the corporates leverage the speed, agility and innovation of the startups in the portfolio. She was previously Global Head of Business Innovation at Telefonica and prior to that consulted some of the world's biggest companies on innovation challenges and how to create growth in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa. Her career started in architecture.