Rodrigo is a Mexican German entrepreneur working for Rocket Internet. He is the founder of Emplido, a social recruiting company acquired by the European job board leader Experteer Inc.

He has been an invited speaker at the Google Developer Day and the BMWi as well as conducted research with the World Bank and the Mexican federal government on anti-kidnapping technologies.

During his time at the CEMS Masters program (nr. 2 in The Financial Times' ranking), he pursued his studies at VŠE in Prague, the National University of Singapore and Bocconi.

He graduated with an Information Systems degree from the Technische Universität München and a Technology Management honors graduate degree from CDTM, a top 10% of the class elite joint institute.