Luis Rodriguez

Iā€™m a Product Manager with expertise in building and scaling digital products for real-state, fintech and e-commerce companies in APAC and the Americas.

I like to cook, ride my bike and take photographs. šŸ‘ØšŸ»ā€šŸ³ šŸš“šŸ»ā€ā™‚ļø šŸ“ø


Work Experience

  • Product Manager, Growth

    Hmlet (2019 - Present)

    Building products for the Hmlet coliving platform that offers spaces to urban professionals across APAC.

  • Product Manager (2018 - 2019)

    I defined short and mid-term product Strategy with the executive team to upgrade a set of internal tools that manage a growing portfolio of financial products for SMEs in Mexico. I also launched two financial products: Revolving Credit Lines and CJ Leasing (an easy way to lease equipment for up to US$500k).

    Additionally, I contributed to the growth of the development team, increasing headcount by 3x with bespoke squads of high performing developers. I also helped to define team and culture in a company that had never had product management previously.

  • Product Manager, Operations

    Konfio (2016 - 2018)

    First PM for the Backoffice Team, responsible for the internal tools that led to double-digit monthly growth increases on portfolio size. Implemented modules for different projects, including Operational Tooling for Konfio/Uber Partnership, KYC Tools to increase disbursement rates and improvements to the collection process.Ā 

    I also helped the Finance Team to develop tools for Capital Market Management (CMM), which included Fiduciary and Debt Management, Collections Custom Reporting, and improvements in the Billing Systems.

  • Senior Software Development Supervisor

    Linio (2015 - 2016)

    Implemented back and front end features on Alice 2.0, a full redesign of the Linio Marketplace, one of the ventures of Rocket-Internet with a significant share of Latin American markets.

    I also contributed to the Linio's Developer Hiring Standards, as well as the Clean Code initiative, which helped to reduce bad practices on legacy code. Additionally, we implemented TDD workshops and developed and released OSS to the community.

  • Product Manager

    Mi Examen UNAM (2014 - 2016)

    Co-founded an Exam Simulation Platform for the largest public university in Mexico.

    I Conducted Product Development and Market Research; Achieved first product iteration with over 10k users on first week. I also mentored the Development Team on architecture/implementation decisions.