CEO and Founder@LIght47 CEO@Debicoin, Managing Director@Ficus Capital Peru, Co-Founder@Debifone, CEO@Telefónica Data Uruguay - Uruguay
Counting with more than 20 years of experience leading and launching new and innovative projects in many international markets from Startups to Multinational companies like Telefónica and Nestlé. Sometimes depicted as a serial entrepreneur participating in diverse and innovative initiatives.
“My passion is innovation and transformative technologies, I believe that connecting the dots can be achieved drawing from a great diversity of business and life experiences, I am constantly looking for new ways to look and interpret the world thru technology”
Launching Nextweb an internet web services company in 1996 in Washington D.C. he was a pioneer in the Internet web development services in the D.C. area. In 1995 as an Adjunct professor he taught the first course in the Master in Public Relations Program at American University in Washington D.C. of how to use the Internet as an information resource. In 1998 he entered Telefonica launching Telefonica Data Uruguay and its LMDS high speed Internet data service, In 2005 he launched Latin Americas First mobile payment platform Debifone, In 2009 he developed and implemented for Nestlé Peru a Big Data Business Intelligence Platform connecting more than 35 distributors and reaching over 180,000 points of sale.
In 2014 he discovered Bitcoin in Berlin, Germany and decided to dive deep into the space, in December 2015 he launched the Bit-film Festival in Montevideo at the ORT university and founded Debicoin helping companies in the Blockchain/Crypto Space connect their projects with multinational companies. He relocated from Germany to Zug (Crypto Valley) in 2016 and has been actively involved with the Crypto Valley and Swiss Ecosystems. In 2016 he started to work in Liechtenstein on an ICO project and has been actively involved in developing the Blockchain/Crypto ecosystem there. In 2018 he founded Light47 in Liechtenstein a Blockchain and Crypto Services company that provides a wide range of services and counts with an extensive partner network worldwide being able to provide services from project management, legal and corporate structure ,system development, smart contract auditing, project evaluation, business development services, marketing services, white paper development and advising, project financing, as well as KYC/AML platforms.