Romero Rodrigues is Managing Director of Redpoint eventures, the first Sillicon Valley VC firm to be establish in Brazil. He is also Co-Founder and Chairman of Buscapé Company, a comparison shopping service launched in 1999. The company did 20+ acquisitions (from payments to classifieds) and received 4 rounds of investments during the last 16 years. In 2009, Naspers, a South African group, acquired 91% of Buscapé in a valuation of USD 374 MM. In Nov/2013, Rodrigues became Global CEO of Comparison Shopping of Naspers. Rodrigues affiliated to Endeavor, a NGO he acts as a mentor and board member. He is also board member of Wayfair (NYSE:W).
Romero Rodrigues has a BSc in Electrical Engineering at Escola Politecnica of University of São Paulo.