Career Profile

Aiming to improve humanity through the development of disruptive technologies and the empowerment of others to do the same.

Experiences

VP of Operations, Latin America

2019 - Present
Fuse Machines, New York City

Responsible for AI Operations for Latin America at Fuse Machines building sophisticated Artificial Intelligence (AI) Systems and generating data for AI systems that solve various consumer/business problems.


CTO and Co-Founder

2015 - 2019
Instacarro.com, Brazil

Co-founded Instacarro.com, leading the technology development from the idea to the creation of the largest C2B car marketplace in Brazil.


Oversee Instacarro’s Web, mobile and big data technologies development and also worked on the company’s product strategy.

Introduced isomorphic architectures, microservices and Web and mobile technologies that helped the company to rapidly scalate the operations.

Raised US$30M, generated US$100M in GMV run rate, Led 60 employees and increased the CR to 5%.

SVP of Products

2015 - 2016
Lofty, New York City

Co-lead the migration from Magento to new Web technologies, making Lofty a trusted online marketplace for fine art, decorative art, and collectibles.

Sr. Engineering Manager

2001 - 2015
Claro, Santo Domingo

Created products that allowed Claro to shift from a voice service provider to a multi-service provider. The products I worked with increased Claro’s revenues by more than 1B dollars per year.

Automation Manager

1998 - 2001
AES, Santo Domingo

Led the instalation and operation of the automation systems in a 500+ Mega-Watts electric grid, that serves half of the energy in the Dominican Republic, managing to increase the country’s energy production capacity 5X.

Achievements

Co-founded instacarro.com in Brazil and Curbo in US, also developed and launched Fuse AI Schools.

Advisor/Investor in a few Startups, some of which includes Spaze and Liv (exited).

Fuse AI - Co-developed and launched a platform that helps people to obtain an AI Micro Degree, in one year, to land a dream job.
Instacarro.com - Co-founded, developed and launched a platform in Brazil that helps car owners sell their cars in just 1 hour.
Curbo - Curbo is a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars.
Mi Santo Domingo - Created the first smart city app in Santo Domingo to make our citizens’ lives inherently better in some way, because the app creates the communications foundation between cities and residents.
MeSuma - We developed the App to Manage your Finance. Made by Dominicans.
Atarazana Labs - Advised +20 startups, in some cases helping to develop the tech products and to improve the unit economics. Also I have invested in a few ones.

Awards

Awarded by Forbes 30 promises of Central America in 2017.

Awarded by Universidad Nacional Pedro Henríquez Ureña with the highest honors in the engineering faculty in the cohort 2001.

News

TechCrunch - InstaCarro raises $22 million to tackle Brazil’s $50 billion used-car market.
Buchanan's - Onil Pereyra: El unicornio tecnológico que está innovando al país.
New York Times - ‘Tough Times,’ but U.S. Investor Bets on Latin American Start-Ups.
Silicon Cabarete - InstaCarro, una startup made in RD.
Tracxn - Soonicorn Club: Top Tech Startups In Brazil To Watch Out For

Skills & Proficiency

Abstraction of complex systems

Resilience

Critical thinking

Pattern matching

Leadership

Product development

Product Growth

Software Architecture

Goal Oriented

Long-term thinking