Roberto is a second-time founder, having previously sold & exited MaisEV (the most visited poker site in Brazil) and lead a 10-people team when 19. Former high stakes poker pro & commentator for ESPN. PUC-Rio B.B.A., Y Combinator S13.
João is a Ruby on Rails & iOS hacker. João was a full time corporate lawyer at CR2 ($100M market cap) before even completing college. He also was the president of the United Nations Junior program when 19. João holds a Law School degree from UFRJ. 1st Brazilian to join Y Combinator along with Roberto.
Was on founding team at eCommerce price intelligence platform Sieve (since acquired), focused on interface and product design. Degrees in Information Systems & Design from PUC-Rio.
Was also on founding team at eCommerce price intelligence platform Sieve (since acquired), focused on building distributed web crawlers and eCommerce B2B tools. Previous experience at Nokia, and a BS in Computer Science from Universidade de Pernambuco.
Previous experience at Sieve, Bachelor in Computer Engineering from PUC-Rio.
Amanda was most recently part of Acelera Partners’ team as a Business Analyst, focused on financial, accounting and administrative areas. Previously, she was part of the administrative and product team at Affero, a corporate education company. Amanda started her career at Instituto Gênesis, a top global incubator, and at Descartes Consultoria, consulting on operations and financial matters. She has an MBA from Ibmec and Bachelors from PUC-Rio.
Luciana was previously a manager at 21212 Academy and studied at PUC-Rio