Our team

Antonio Santo

Founder & Director

Is the founder and CEO of JALEO. After years working as a journalist specialized in culture, technology, and video games, he decided to switch to the Dark Side of PR to sustain his bad habit of eating three times a day. He is also a member of the jury of the Fun & Serious Game Festival (Bilbao, Spain) and manages its b2b congress for professionals, the Games Industry Forum. Antonio has also a remarkable artistic career, with more than 15 years performing live music and many awards as a writer. He was the only Spanish poet invited to WEYA 2012 (international young artists encounter organized as part of the London Olympic Games). He always wear a hat, loves dogs, and laughts too loudly.

Jaume Esteve

PR manager

Jaume has worked as a journalist both in mainstream media (El Confidencial) and video games outlets (IGN Spain) for the last ten years. He loves video games with a passion and has worked hard to make a living out of them, turning from journalist to PR. He has published several books about the history of Spanish video games (Ocho Quilates, una historia de la Edad de Oro del software español) or focused on some of the most iconic franchises ever developed in Spain (Promanager. PC Fútbol: Droga en el quiosco). He holds a Masters Degree in Production and Marketing for Video Games.

Karla Quintanilla

Social Media Strategist

Karla found her passion for videogames when she played Super Mario World on SNES for the first time. She has a Bachelor Degree in communication but has worked her entire professional life in marketing and social media. She has created campaigns for major international brands and loves content creation. In her spare time you can find her attached to her Nintendo Switch or illustrating for @royalgeekness.

Collaborators

Apart from our core team, we collaborate with a selection of reputed professionals for some particular projects. If you need help with your game narrative, music for a soundtrack or a trailer, a new logo, a full rebranding or any other kind of consultancy or content, let us know

JOSUÉ MONCHAN 

Our games writer consultant and localisation expert

He has been writing video games ever since 2005. He has been nominated twice for Best Narrative at the IMGA Awards and once for Excellency in Storytelling at Game Connection Paris 2015 for his work at Pendulo Studios (Runaway, Hollywood Monsters, Yesterday). He was eventually awarded Excellency in Storytelling at the American edition of Game Connection for the game Blues and Bullets by A Crowd of Monsters. When he is not writing, he translates video games into Spanish (Papers Please, Shovel Knight, Gods Will Be Watching…) and teaches in various universities across Spain.

RAÚL LUPIÁÑEZ

Our resident musician

He is composer and multi-instrumentist, with a Degree from the Conservatorio Superior (Music Superior School) of Málaga in Music Composition and Guitar. He teaches music and works as composer and musical producer for all kind of media. He spends his free time playing for his rock band, MenInBand, and playing video games

SERGIO R. CERÓN 

Graphic designer and Artist

He’s got more than 5 years of experience under his belt in creating all kind of graphic assets, and he has worked for important international brands in their campaigns. He loves combining his many talents and looking for a unique approach, melting illustration and graphic design and following the latest trends. He is the author of many corporate images, such as this very website and Jaleo logo!