Luis Rodriguez

I’m a Fintech Product Manager with expertise in launching and scaling financial products for SMBs in emerging markets.

I like to cook, ride my bike and take photographs. 👨🏻‍🍳 🚴🏻‍♂️ 📸


Work Experience

  • Product Manager (2018 - 2019)

    - I lead efforts creating and maintaining Credijusto’s internal tools to manage a growing portfolio of financial products for SME’s in Mexico.
    - Launched two core products on our portfolio: Revolving Credit Lines and CJ Leasing (an easy way to lease equipment for up to MXN 6MM to SME's)
    - Defined short and mid-term Product Strategy with the executive team.
    - I also contributed to the growth of the Engineering Team, increasing headcount by 3x, assembling a bespoke high performing team.

  • Product Manager

    Konfio (2016 - 2018)

    Responsible for Konfío’s BackOffice, a custom Loan Servicing System contributing to a double-digit monthly growth increase on portfolio.
    Lead on the following initiatives:
    - Finance Team internal Tools: Capital Markets, Fiduciary and Debt management.
    - Ops Tools for Konfio / Uber Partnership
    - KYC Tools Optimization improving approved / disbursed ratio.
    - Collections Custom Reporting and Process automation.

  • Senior Software Development Supervisor

    Linio (2015 - 2016)

    - Implemented Alpha version of API endpoints for mobile apps.
    - Implemented back and front end features on Alice 2.0, a total redesign for the 8 countries Linio has presence in, Improving overall performance, payment methods and reducing downtime.
    - Released Open Source Bundle for Symfony Projects.
    - Contributed to the creation of Linio's Developer Hiring Standards.
    - Contributed to Linio's Clean Code initiative, which helped to reduce bad practices on legacy code, implemented TDD workshops and improved overall code quality.

  • Product Manager

    Mi Examen UNAM (2014 - 2016)

    Mi Examen UNAM was the lead studying platform for simulation exams to get admitted in 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.