From one of the co-founders of Fuckup Nights 

Leticia Gasca failed at managing a social cause enterprise. After six years of keeping it as a secret, she decided to recognize her mistakes and let the world know her fuckup.

Leticia created her first start-up more than 10 years ago – a business that obviously failed – she was very sure that she would do well because she were used to be an expert at winning support for her ideas in multiple contests but she never validated her business model. She studied business at a school that taught her only success stories and when the business did not go well, you know…

About the Speaker

Leticia Gasca
Leticia Gasca


She is co-founder of Fuckup Nights, a global movement to tell stories of business failures that is replicated in more than 300 cities around the world. Entrepreneurial Woman Award 2015 and author of the book “Sobreviviendo al fracaso” (Surviving failure).


Fuckup Nights is a global movement that helps people break free from the paradigms that limit their lives. Every month we organize events around the world where speakers share the stories behind their professional fuckups, using failure to encourage difficult, vulnerable, and meaningful conversations.

The stories of failed business, commercial relationships that ended sour, the products that had to be removed from the market. We tell everything without filters.