Welcome, my name is

Martin Moscosa

Leader and connector in the tech and startup scene

See a quick version of my resume as NPM package
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About Martin

Objective

Knowledgeable product manager seeking advancement in a role that will allow to apply skills in research, management and communication. Looking to be part of something bigger and make global impact, surrounded by great leaders.

Proven not only to be an accomplished manager for his teams, by enabling and sponsoring key actions -has developed strategies with direct impact in over a dozen internal products across his career- towards impactful projects with business goals in mind; Martin has also excelled as direct and indirect leader guiding multiple projects on parallel -designing programs that still have an impact to over 10,000 users - towards a succesful delivery and implementation.

Focused on understanding the 'why's' in order to create and implement strategies, delivering solutions that add value to the business.

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Martin Moscosa

The sanctuary they called it; wonder how many have been getting so used to their new normal, in their sanctuary... have you thought how...

Quick Biography

Martin Moscosa is a product and community leader with a background in tech and education. He was the director of the Academy at Wizeline, Mexico's leading startup, where he developed tech programs and partnerships to create advanced generations of technologists in the emerging markets in Mexico, Vietnam, Thailand.

At Tec de Monterrey -LatAm's leading technical University and among the best 160 in the world and ranked as top 5 in LinkedIns Top Attractors list- Martin was able to inspire younger generations to aim for greater opportunities by rekindling the relationship with top tech companies such as Microsoft, Google and Facebook among others and increasing by over 200% the number of students applying and landing a job in such companies. Also inspired students to pursue their dreams through entrepreneurship.

Prior to his corporate life, Martin was an entrepreneur with startup Epicnest one of the first tech coworking spaces in Guadalajara, going from 178sqmt (583sqft) to over 1,000sqmt (3,300sqft) in less than a year. A thriving space that has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs and startups in the past years to kickstart their projects.

In his free time, he runs Startup Grind in Guadalajara one of the biggest startup communities in the world -with prescence in over 600 cities and 125 countries - supported by Google for Startups. Martin has connected and inspired over 4,000 members locally; through his network, he has invited and made connections with key members in the ecosystem such as Santiago Zavala (500 Startups), Gabriel Charles (Wayra), Jose Rodriguez (Bitso) and others.

Hobbies

Photography and Video editing are some of his hobbies, he is a cat person who is always up for a cup of coffee or tea looking to help others.

Currently video editing is one of Martin's main hobbies, you can see his more recent work below:

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Experience

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Guadalajara Chapter Director

I am leader to the Startup Grind community in guadalajara, in my time as Director I have been able to shape the local startup ecosystem. With a network of over 4,000 members in Guadalajara; I have invited over 30 founders and directors of successful companies in Guadalajara and Mexico. Kueski...
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Wizeline Academy Director

Wizeline provides end-to-end software development for Fortune 500 companies. Mexico's leading startup, and through Wizeline Academy, we are able to offer local courses that teach today’s most high-value skills in tech. We empower the community with knowledge and the power to innovate...
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School of Computer Science Director

Tecnologico de Monterrey is the #1 Univertisy in Mexico, among the best 160 worldiwde and ranked among top 5 in LinkedIn Top Attractor in 2016. Provided the resources for a quality learning experience to the students by ensuring coherence in the discipline and relevance to the practice....
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What people say

Martin has been running events with us at startup grind for a few years now and has not only become a treasured colleague I always look forward to seeing but a great friend along the way. He has always been reliable and excelled at everything I have seen him do and always an interesting person to talk to in Education, Technology and Product.

February 25th 2020
Daniel Reilly

Daniel Reilly

Developer | Community | Freelancer

Martin is someone that I want to keep working with, and anyone would be lucky to. He is amazing at networking and making things happen. Very few people are so personable and relatable. If you are considering working with Martin, please do not hesitate: he will be a great connector and make your business and network grow.

February 20th 2020
Hector Padilla

Hector Padilla

Senior Director of Engineering - Certified Ontological Coach

Martin has been a great ally for the entrepreneurship ecosystem, always willing to find ways to generate value.

July 21st 2019
Laura Alhelí Segarra

Laura Alhelí Segarra

Directora Zona Emprendimiento Innovador Región Centro en Tecnológico de Monterrey

Martín has a clear vision of the industry's needs and future trends. Particularly when turning his attention towards young high school students that have great potential and, despite their age, can demonstrate professionalism and competitiveness. As we worked together at Tec de Monterrey, Martín proved to be flexible, dynamic, balanced and trustworthy. My best wishes of success now that he...

August 10th 2018
Jean-Marc Wintgens

Jean-Marc Wintgens

Director de Programa Multicultural en ITESM Campus Guadalajara

Martín is a genuine innovative person and an entrepreneur. He is constantly looking for new ways to solve common problems. He is strong in people skills and has the ability to become empathetic in short time. He has been improving his management skills for some years now, and I am sure that He will become an excellent leader in the right environment. He has a strong desire for disruption and...

June 18th 2018
Enrique Javier Aguayo-Lara

Enrique Javier Aguayo-Lara

Software Project Lead - Assignment from Hisland Solutions at Volvo Group

True creative mind with high capacity in project management

September 8th 2017
Stéphane FLORES

Stéphane FLORES

Senior Executive - IB Teacher

As one of the first clients in Epicnest, I saw Martin create a place of work with a great atmosphere, build a true community of people working together, helping each other and improving their abilities. Martin was really the architect of this movement. He is a listener, very patient and creative. I totally recommend him for a work related with relationship or building a project.

June 15th 2017
Pierre Antoine Moulin

Pierre Antoine Moulin

Chief business officer at Advercity

I've worked with Martin on several projects. He's very reliable and well versed in Software Development and Web Technologies, specially working with distributed/remote teams and clients. He's always very creative, bringing interesting ideas to the table.

September 21st 2014
Eduardo Romero

Eduardo Romero

Software Engineer @ Amazon

Martin made a major contribution to some high profile projects in a short time with work of a very high standard. His knowledge is excellent and he brought many creative ideas to the table. He worked very well as part of the team and is highly recommended.

January 17th 2013
Alan Whisker

Alan Whisker

Director of Client Solutions at Ascensos

I regard Martin work to be top quality, he is very knowledgeable of several topics on the software development process AND he uses his common sense a lot. Very deductive, he finds how to be successful and deliver on time his assigned work items.

December 21st 2012
Juan Pablo Andrade

Juan Pablo Andrade

Associate Executive Director/Executive Board Member at Promotora de Colores, S.A.

Martin Moscosa joined the Stirling Council Webteam in October 2011 to help with development that was deemed necessary for the launch of the new Website due in December 2011. Martin was initially taken on for a 3 month period and this time was extended to 6 months. With Martin’s previous experience using Cake PHP as a development platform he was able to hit the floor running, so to speak, as...

February 21st 2012
Yvonne Dickson

Yvonne Dickson

Web Services Team Leader at Stirling Council

Martin has helped Eduardo and I to begin the Linux User Group in the ITESM Campus Guadalajara which became very important and strong in the campus. He was key on continuing with the LUG on the ITESM after Eduardo and I left when we graduated. He is committed to his work and likes to help on whatever he can. Very skilled on PHP and as a consultant, I really enjoy working with him.

December 28th 2009
Gustavo Diaz

Gustavo Diaz

Senior Software Development Engineer at Amazon

Martin is a very dedicated person, he is not afraid to look for help when needed and I believe he has potential and will to learn and do what ever he propose to do.

October 20th 2009
Edgar Velazquez Mar

Edgar Velazquez Mar

Software Engineer at Tacit Knowledge

Martin is a great manager and software developer. He keeps excellent track of all of his projects, and mantains constant communication with his colleagues and clients.

April 29th 2009
Lorena Palacio

Lorena Palacio

DevOps Enabler/Evangelist at DXC Technology

Martin worked with me in Freescale Semiconductor, where we both shared opinions and helped each other on the software development team.

April 7th 2009
Juan Octavio Palazuelos Cervantes

Juan Octavio Palazuelos Cervantes

Software Engineer at Amazon.com

While I was a Teacher at ITESM GDA, Martin was involved into an strategic alliance between the school and Wizeline, he was an excellent bridge between the students, the computer department and the IT industry, he was able to connect with students and work with upper management to make the project succeed. He was always supporting me in what I needed.

April 29th 2020
Zabdiel Jaramillo Roman

Zabdiel Jaramillo Roman

Software Developer at Atlassian

Best mentor at HackTheChallengeMx!!!!!

Carlos Saucedo

Carlos Saucedo

CEO at Labgo & Student President of CEI

Martin has been running events with us at startup grind for a few years now and has not only become a treasured colleague I always look forward to seeing but a great friend along the way. He has always been reliable and excelled at everything I have seen him do and always an interesting person to talk to in Education, Technology and Product.

February 25th 2020
Daniel Reilly

Daniel Reilly

Developer | Community | Freelancer

Martin is someone that I want to keep working with, and anyone would be lucky to. He is amazing at networking and making things happen. Very few people are so personable and relatable. If you are considering working with Martin, please do not hesitate: he will be a great connector and make your business and network grow.

February 20th 2020
Hector Padilla

Hector Padilla

Senior Director of Engineering - Certified Ontological Coach

Martin has been a great ally for the entrepreneurship ecosystem, always willing to find ways to generate value.

July 21st 2019
Laura Alhelí Segarra

Laura Alhelí Segarra

Directora Zona Emprendimiento Innovador Región Centro en Tecnológico de Monterrey

Martín has a clear vision of the industry's needs and future trends. Particularly when turning his attention towards young high school students that have great potential and, despite their age, can demonstrate professionalism and competitiveness. As we worked together at Tec de Monterrey, Martín proved to be flexible, dynamic, balanced and trustworthy. My best wishes of success now that he...

August 10th 2018
Jean-Marc Wintgens

Jean-Marc Wintgens

Director de Programa Multicultural en ITESM Campus Guadalajara

Martín is a genuine innovative person and an entrepreneur. He is constantly looking for new ways to solve common problems. He is strong in people skills and has the ability to become empathetic in short time. He has been improving his management skills for some years now, and I am sure that He will become an excellent leader in the right environment. He has a strong desire for disruption and...

June 18th 2018
Enrique Javier Aguayo-Lara

Enrique Javier Aguayo-Lara

Software Project Lead - Assignment from Hisland Solutions at Volvo Group

True creative mind with high capacity in project management

September 8th 2017
Stéphane FLORES

Stéphane FLORES

Senior Executive - IB Teacher

As one of the first clients in Epicnest, I saw Martin create a place of work with a great atmosphere, build a true community of people working together, helping each other and improving their abilities. Martin was really the architect of this movement. He is a listener, very patient and creative. I totally recommend him for a work related with relationship or building a project.

June 15th 2017
Pierre Antoine Moulin

Pierre Antoine Moulin

Chief business officer at Advercity

I've worked with Martin on several projects. He's very reliable and well versed in Software Development and Web Technologies, specially working with distributed/remote teams and clients. He's always very creative, bringing interesting ideas to the table.

September 21st 2014
Eduardo Romero

Eduardo Romero

Software Engineer @ Amazon

Martin made a major contribution to some high profile projects in a short time with work of a very high standard. His knowledge is excellent and he brought many creative ideas to the table. He worked very well as part of the team and is highly recommended.

January 17th 2013
Alan Whisker

Alan Whisker

Director of Client Solutions at Ascensos

I regard Martin work to be top quality, he is very knowledgeable of several topics on the software development process AND he uses his common sense a lot. Very deductive, he finds how to be successful and deliver on time his assigned work items.

December 21st 2012
Juan Pablo Andrade

Juan Pablo Andrade

Associate Executive Director/Executive Board Member at Promotora de Colores, S.A.

Martin Moscosa joined the Stirling Council Webteam in October 2011 to help with development that was deemed necessary for the launch of the new Website due in December 2011. Martin was initially taken on for a 3 month period and this time was extended to 6 months. With Martin’s previous experience using Cake PHP as a development platform he was able to hit the floor running, so to speak, as...

February 21st 2012
Yvonne Dickson

Yvonne Dickson

Web Services Team Leader at Stirling Council

Martin has helped Eduardo and I to begin the Linux User Group in the ITESM Campus Guadalajara which became very important and strong in the campus. He was key on continuing with the LUG on the ITESM after Eduardo and I left when we graduated. He is committed to his work and likes to help on whatever he can. Very skilled on PHP and as a consultant, I really enjoy working with him.

December 28th 2009
Gustavo Diaz

Gustavo Diaz

Senior Software Development Engineer at Amazon

Martin is a very dedicated person, he is not afraid to look for help when needed and I believe he has potential and will to learn and do what ever he propose to do.

October 20th 2009
Edgar Velazquez Mar

Edgar Velazquez Mar

Software Engineer at Tacit Knowledge

Martin is a great manager and software developer. He keeps excellent track of all of his projects, and mantains constant communication with his colleagues and clients.

April 29th 2009
Lorena Palacio

Lorena Palacio

DevOps Enabler/Evangelist at DXC Technology

Martin worked with me in Freescale Semiconductor, where we both shared opinions and helped each other on the software development team.

April 7th 2009
Juan Octavio Palazuelos Cervantes

Juan Octavio Palazuelos Cervantes

Software Engineer at Amazon.com

While I was a Teacher at ITESM GDA, Martin was involved into an strategic alliance between the school and Wizeline, he was an excellent bridge between the students, the computer department and the IT industry, he was able to connect with students and work with upper management to make the project succeed. He was always supporting me in what I needed.

April 29th 2020
Zabdiel Jaramillo Roman

Zabdiel Jaramillo Roman

Software Developer at Atlassian

Best mentor at HackTheChallengeMx!!!!!

Carlos Saucedo

Carlos Saucedo

CEO at Labgo & Student President of CEI

Martin has been running events with us at startup grind for a few years now and has not only become a treasured colleague I always look forward to seeing but a great friend along the way. He has always been reliable and excelled at everything I have seen him do and always an interesting person to talk to in Education, Technology and Product.

February 25th 2020
Daniel Reilly

Daniel Reilly

Developer | Community | Freelancer

Martin is someone that I want to keep working with, and anyone would be lucky to. He is amazing at networking and making things happen. Very few people are so personable and relatable. If you are considering working with Martin, please do not hesitate: he will be a great connector and make your business and network grow.

February 20th 2020
Hector Padilla

Hector Padilla

Senior Director of Engineering - Certified Ontological Coach

Martin has been a great ally for the entrepreneurship ecosystem, always willing to find ways to generate value.

July 21st 2019
Laura Alhelí Segarra

Laura Alhelí Segarra

Directora Zona Emprendimiento Innovador Región Centro en Tecnológico de Monterrey

Martín has a clear vision of the industry's needs and future trends. Particularly when turning his attention towards young high school students that have great potential and, despite their age, can demonstrate professionalism and competitiveness. As we worked together at Tec de Monterrey, Martín proved to be flexible, dynamic, balanced and trustworthy. My best wishes of success now that he...

August 10th 2018
Jean-Marc Wintgens

Jean-Marc Wintgens

Director de Programa Multicultural en ITESM Campus Guadalajara

Martín is a genuine innovative person and an entrepreneur. He is constantly looking for new ways to solve common problems. He is strong in people skills and has the ability to become empathetic in short time. He has been improving his management skills for some years now, and I am sure that He will become an excellent leader in the right environment. He has a strong desire for disruption and...

June 18th 2018
Enrique Javier Aguayo-Lara

Enrique Javier Aguayo-Lara

Software Project Lead - Assignment from Hisland Solutions at Volvo Group

True creative mind with high capacity in project management

September 8th 2017
Stéphane FLORES

Stéphane FLORES

Senior Executive - IB Teacher

As one of the first clients in Epicnest, I saw Martin create a place of work with a great atmosphere, build a true community of people working together, helping each other and improving their abilities. Martin was really the architect of this movement. He is a listener, very patient and creative. I totally recommend him for a work related with relationship or building a project.

June 15th 2017
Pierre Antoine Moulin

Pierre Antoine Moulin

Chief business officer at Advercity

I've worked with Martin on several projects. He's very reliable and well versed in Software Development and Web Technologies, specially working with distributed/remote teams and clients. He's always very creative, bringing interesting ideas to the table.

September 21st 2014
Eduardo Romero

Eduardo Romero

Software Engineer @ Amazon

Martin made a major contribution to some high profile projects in a short time with work of a very high standard. His knowledge is excellent and he brought many creative ideas to the table. He worked very well as part of the team and is highly recommended.

January 17th 2013
Alan Whisker

Alan Whisker

Director of Client Solutions at Ascensos

I regard Martin work to be top quality, he is very knowledgeable of several topics on the software development process AND he uses his common sense a lot. Very deductive, he finds how to be successful and deliver on time his assigned work items.

December 21st 2012
Juan Pablo Andrade

Juan Pablo Andrade

Associate Executive Director/Executive Board Member at Promotora de Colores, S.A.

Martin Moscosa joined the Stirling Council Webteam in October 2011 to help with development that was deemed necessary for the launch of the new Website due in December 2011. Martin was initially taken on for a 3 month period and this time was extended to 6 months. With Martin’s previous experience using Cake PHP as a development platform he was able to hit the floor running, so to speak, as...

February 21st 2012
Yvonne Dickson

Yvonne Dickson

Web Services Team Leader at Stirling Council

Martin has helped Eduardo and I to begin the Linux User Group in the ITESM Campus Guadalajara which became very important and strong in the campus. He was key on continuing with the LUG on the ITESM after Eduardo and I left when we graduated. He is committed to his work and likes to help on whatever he can. Very skilled on PHP and as a consultant, I really enjoy working with him.

December 28th 2009
Gustavo Diaz

Gustavo Diaz

Senior Software Development Engineer at Amazon

Martin is a very dedicated person, he is not afraid to look for help when needed and I believe he has potential and will to learn and do what ever he propose to do.

October 20th 2009
Edgar Velazquez Mar

Edgar Velazquez Mar

Software Engineer at Tacit Knowledge

Martin is a great manager and software developer. He keeps excellent track of all of his projects, and mantains constant communication with his colleagues and clients.

April 29th 2009
Lorena Palacio

Lorena Palacio

DevOps Enabler/Evangelist at DXC Technology

Martin worked with me in Freescale Semiconductor, where we both shared opinions and helped each other on the software development team.

April 7th 2009
Juan Octavio Palazuelos Cervantes

Juan Octavio Palazuelos Cervantes

Software Engineer at Amazon.com

While I was a Teacher at ITESM GDA, Martin was involved into an strategic alliance between the school and Wizeline, he was an excellent bridge between the students, the computer department and the IT industry, he was able to connect with students and work with upper management to make the project succeed. He was always supporting me in what I needed.

April 29th 2020
Zabdiel Jaramillo Roman

Zabdiel Jaramillo Roman

Software Developer at Atlassian

Best mentor at HackTheChallengeMx!!!!!

Carlos Saucedo

Carlos Saucedo

CEO at Labgo & Student President of CEI

Press and Talks

¿Qué es el modelo de trabajo asíncrono para home office en equipo?(Conecta - tec.mx) Published: Monday, March 30th 2020
Aplicaciones de Blockchain(Juntos - Camara de Comercio GDL) Published: Tuesday, February 4th 2020
Wizeline enseña a alumnos del Tec cómo aportar a empresas tecnológicas(Mundo Tec) Published: Thursday, November 7th 2019
Hult Prize 2020 - Judge (Hult Prize) Published: Saturday, November 2nd 2019
Mexican and Colombian startups attend decelerator in Quintana Roo, Decelera Mayakoba(Contxto) Published: Friday, October 25th 2019
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My Life Story

Recently I was applying for a position at one of the fastest growing e-commerce companies in the world. Unfortunately I did not get the job but the recruitment process taught me a lot about myself. As I was preparing for one of the interviews, I...
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