About Toscalix & contact

Agustín Benito Bethencourt has 17 years of professional management experience. Over the last 12 years he has gained substantial experience in Open Source as a manager within software organizations in Spain, Germany and, more recently, in the UK, leading worldwide projects/products. Through different roles, he has led multidisciplinary and distributed teams in the design, development, deployment and support of a wide variety of products, services and projects. He also has an extensive background as networker and business developer.

Agustín enjoys customer oriented environments and is well known for promoting an open and collaborative environments where:
  • A shared vision is a requirement towards alignment, not a feature.
  • To to build trust, alignment is more important than hierarchy, and necessary step towards autonomy.
  • Autonomy is a requirement towards mastery.
  • Mastery is our biggest asset and the fuel of vision.
The application of this virtuous circle by its members, defines the culture of an organization where innovation is a constant, not an exception. Only through innovation you can move towards sustainability, the ultimate goal for those who care about the organization and its people.

Personal details


Agustín Benito Bethencourt  has three passions: innovation, basketball and La Palma, the place he calls home. He is a KDE e.V. and KDE Spain member and an openSUSE users. He has been involved with other Open Source projects/communities at a personal and professional level.

Currently he lives in Málaga, Spain, with Andrea.

Profesional Background

There is a specific section on this website that describes Agustín's professional experience.

More about Toscalix and contact


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You can contact toscalix through Linkedin, Twitter or G+ (check below). If you are not part of my network, you can contact me through IRC, skype or by mail.

  • Mail:
    • Personal: toscalix(at)gmail(dot)com or abenito(at)kde(dot)org
    • Profesional: agustin.benito(at)odethink(dot)co(dot)uk
  • G+: profile
  • Skype ID: toscalix
  • IRC nickname: toscalix