Jose is a VC-backed startup founder with experience in every facet of business, including technology, strategy consulting, and law. As Entrepreneur-in-Residence, he lends his expertise in building multidisciplinary teams of individuals with entrepreneurial spirits and disruptive mindsets.
Prior to joining Mach49, he founded a legaltech startup, which was selected for an incubator created by the Singapore Academy of Law, as well as an AI-driven data analytics startup, which was backed by the VC fund EF and selected by 500 Startups for its San Francisco Launch Accelerator.
Jose is a trusted mentor with an extensive background advising Fortune 1000 companies, leveraging his experience as a Corporate and Regulatory Lawyer at Linklaters, a Project Leader at Boston Consulting Group, and Cloud Insight Director at Oracle. He has helped companies reach critical corporate milestones — from the design and execution of multimillion-dollar go-to-market strategies and digital transformations that tackled emerging markets across Southeast Asia — to helping banks restructure and navigate new regulatory requirements in order to withstand the European debt crisis of the 2010s.
He holds an MBA from INSEAD, a law degree from Columbia University, and a bachelor’s degree from King’s College London. He is also a certified Professional Scrum Master, a Google Cloud Professional Data Engineer, and a member of the New York State Bar Association.