CEO, VOIQ (OnDemand Sales Callforce), YCombinator, Top 20 Latino Tech Leaders in the US
Government Relations | San Francisco Bay Area, US
Ricardo is the founder & CEO of VOIQ (Uber for call centers). His YCombinator backed company allows businesses to qualify thousands of sales calls in minutes at half the cost of call centers by leveraging thousands of professional VOIQ call agents who work from the VOIQ app on their phone. VOIQ is the API of sales qualification calls online and will soon become the largest workforce of call agents worldwide.
Ricardo is a 2015 YCombinator alumnus and was recently recognized as a 2015 Silicon Valley Top Diverse Tech 40 Under 40. He also founded the group of the Top 20 Latino Tech Leaders in the US. Ricardo is a 2013 Fellow of the NYU Stern Berkley Center for Innovation and a 2012 ERANYC fellow.
Prior to VOIQ, Ricardo was an Associate at the NYC Mayor’s Office developing the 2015 technology blueprint for New York City. He also was campaign CTO to mayor Angel Taveras; the first Latino mayor of the City of Providence, RI.
Ricardo has an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business, and an undergraduate degree in Politics from NYU. He is a member of the board of advisors of the World Policy Institute. Ricardo is a Consortium Fellow, a Management Leaders for Tomorrow (MLT) Fellow, and a 2013 Council of Urban Professionals Fellow. He is also the President of the Scarsdale Alumni Association and was recently a guest at the White House reception for Latino leaders. Ricardo is also an active contributor to the Huffington Post.