Started playing chess at 4 years of age. On his second month of his undergraduate degree, Leonardo won the University-wide ACM Programming contest, a competition at a University known as the best in Computer Science in Mexico. He was the only student in the history of this University to win this contest for four consecutive years and to receive one of the top prizes in the Mexico & Central America ACM Programming contest until I finished my undergraduate degree.
After working at Ooyala, Leonardo Co-founded Kueski, the leading online lender for the Middle Class of Mexico and Latin America. The company uses big data and advanced analytics to approve and deliver loans in a matter of minutes. Simple, paperless and available 24/7, Kueski is the most convenient lending platform for those who need an immediate loan. The company has become the fastest growing platform of its kind in the region and has already granted thousands of loans.
In September 2014 Kueski got its first foundraising for $1.3M USD in 1 Round from 6 Investors