We deliver for our people,
our clients and their clients.

For more than 8 years we've been working with the largest organizations in Latin America and select clients in Europe, the United States and Canada.

Our Story

In 2007 Modyo was founded in Santiago, Chile by a group of entrepreneurs with a passion for technology and a highly curious mindset. This International group included Canadians, Americans, and Chileans that were passionate about technology and Chile as an engineering hub.

The raw potential of Chile and the high caliber of engineering talent combined with todays globally connected software companies drove us to think big.

Modyo continues to attract key talent that believe in building a world class software company with steady growth enabling digital transformation for the largest companies.

Mark Bonnell CEO

Since December 2007, Mark has been leading Modyo. Beginning in 1996, Mark has been involved with software companies in different capacities as a product manager, in marketing, sales and leadership roles. Over the past 14 years, he's been an entrepreneur working with great people and organizations, and today he leads a team of very talented individuals. Previously, Mark was Managing Director of the Internet division for Microforum, a Canadian Public Company that provided internet technology and marketing services to companies in North America. Mark was responsible for a group of engineers, sales and marketing people at Microforum, reporting to the board of directors of the company as well as the CEO. Prior to Microforum, Mark founded P2P Systems with two friends at McGill University which sold its chat based CRM technology to Microforum. Mark studied at the University of Utah where he was a 3 time All-American in skiing. Mark holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from McGill University, Canada.

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Pablo Córdova CFO

Since December 2007, Pablo has been leading Modyo together with Mark Bonnell. Both partners have worked together for the past 10 years, founding two successful media companies. In 2003, Pablo invested in Impirica, and together with Mark, guided Impirica to a leadership position in Targeted Out-Of-Home Media in Chile. In 2004, with another partner, Pablo and Mark founded Rollermedia, a company that continues to grow and now has operations in both Chile and Peru. Pablo serves on the Board of Directors of both Impirica and Rollermedia. Prior to Impirica, Pablo was leading the institutional asset management division of Larrain Vial, Chile’s premier investment bank. Pablo spent 8 years in the financial sector, working as analyst and then portfolio manager. Pablo has a Degree in Engineering from Universidad Católica de Chile and a Masters of Business Administration from London Business School.

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José Antonio Silva CTO

José Antonio leads the Modyo technology team where he has worked since the founding of the company. He leads a great team of engineers and oversees all R&D at Modyo. During this period he has worked with leading companies that span countries and languages such as Puma, Virgin Mobile, Entel and other leading companies in their respective industries. His 10 years of development experience encompasses a variety of technologies and frameworks. He has spoken at events for Microsoft and is an expert in both infrastructure and software. In 2011 Jose Antonio was one of the core team honored with the Avonni Award for innovation by the most prestigious media in Chile (TVN & El Mercurio). He has worked as a Software Engineer in Software AG, as a Software Architect in Iale Tecnología Chile (2006) leading the development of business intelligence platforms. José Antonio graduated from Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María with a BSC in Computer Science & Engineering.

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Investors, Directors and Strategic Advisors

Joel Peterson

Joel Peterson is the Founding Partner of Peterson Partners, LP, a private equity firm focused on small-to-medium-sized growth companies. Mr. Peterson as been a lecturer at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University since 1992 where he has taught courses in real estate investment, entrepreneurship and leadership. Mr. Peterson is currently the Lead Director at JetBlue Airways and at Franklin Covey. He has served as a director at Asurion, the Dallas Market Center, Texas Commerce Bank (Dallas) and on a number of other boards, including the Advisory Board at the GSB and on the President's Council at his alma mater. He is the former National Managing Partner of Trammell Crow Company where he also was its CFO for 10 years and CEO of Trammell Crow Residential for a brief stint in the mid 1980's. He holds an MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University. Since 1992, Joel Peterson has taught courses in real estate, entrepreneurship, and leadership at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. Peterson's course focus is presently on the effective management and leadership of growing businesses. His abiding interest, however, is in students and the important decisions they will make in the business world and in their personal lives.

José Miguel Musalem

Member of the Investment Committee of the Venture Capital Fund Aurus Bios. Founding Partner of Aurus Gestión de Inversiones, Mr. Musalem is responsible for the Private Capital/Venture Capital (PE/VC) areas. Mr. Musalem was also a Founding Partner of Moneda Asset Management S.A., served not only as General Manager but also as Head of the Moneda's Private Equity area. Mr. Musalem is a shareholder and President of CyD Internacional S.A. and is involved as Director of several business corporations. He began his professional career in 1975 at Editorial Lord Cochrane S.A., and later on he joined the research department of the Cruzat Group. Upon his return from USA in 1981, he was appointed Manager of the Soft Drinks Division at Compañía Cervecerías Unidas S.A. (CCU). Jose Miguel Musalem Sarquis holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and a M.D. in Operational Research and an Industrial Engineering degree from Universidad de Chile. Mr. Musalem has been a professor and a researcher at Universidad de Chile as well as at UCLA.

Raimundo Cerda Lecaros

Raimundo is Managing Director of Aurus Tecnologia. In such role, he serves at the board of Splitcast, Clickmagic, Zappedy and Junar. Between 2002 and 2006, Mr. Cerda worked in business generation and deal structuring for Penta Inmobiliaria and Las Americas Administradora de Fondos de Inversión. Raimundo Cerda Lecaros holds a MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and a Commercial Engineering degree from Universidad Católica de Chile.

Carlos Hurtado Ruiz-Tagle

Carlos is one of Chile's premier entrepreneurs, investors, and political figures. In his career he has founded several companies in diverse industries and today he sits on the board of several of Chile's most important companies. He was the Minister of Public Works overseeing much of the construction of Chile's infrastructure during first democratic government after the removal of the Pinochet regime. Carlos has degree in business administration from the University of Chile and a PHD in Economics from Harvard University.

Naoshi Matsumoto

Naoshi is currently responsible for the management of his family holdings. Prior to managing his family investment company, Naoshi was VP of Marketing for Fiat and went on to become CEO of Fiat, Chile. In addition to acting as CEO of Fiat in Chile Naoshi successfully launched Chile´s first automotive portal called "Maneja.com". Additionally Naoshi launched in a partnership with Publimetro "Tacometro" which today is the only Auto Trader publication in Chile. After his role as CEO of Fiat, Naoshi took on a strategic management role inside one of Chile's largest economic groups Sigdo Koppers. Naoshi has deep experience inside the Automotive Industry in South America and extensive marketing experience both online and offline. Today, he serves on several boards of directors of some of Chile's most important enterprises.

Larry Cook

Larry is currently a partner at Dakota Pacific. Prior to joining Dakota Pacific he worked as a partner at Peterson Partners. In 2004 Larry worked in the mergers & acquisitions group at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York where he was a member of deal teams involved in transactions such as General Mills' acquisition of Pillsbury, Citigroup's acquisition of Banco de Mexico and Echostar's attempted acquisition of DirecTV. Larry is a graduate of Stanford University and holds MBA and JD degrees from BYU. He has previously worked in the investment banking group at Lazard in New York and clerked for the Senate Judiciary Committee. Larry sits on the boards of Quality Mechanical, Golden West Sanders and True North AR.

Rodrigo Menchaca

Rodrigo is a partner and Director of Modyo Europe working from Barcelona, Spain. For the past 20 years Rodrigo has been defining and building digital solutions for the largest organizations in Europe, Latin America and the United States. Rodrigo has a Masters and PHD in Communications from the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona.

Johnny Kwon

Johnny is currently managing several family interests in Salt Lake City, Utah. Prior to rejoining his family enterprise, Johnny worked for almost 10 years with Ladd Christensen, one of Utah's most important entrepreneurs. Together with Ladd, Johnny was instrumental in the creation of several key initiatives within the state of Utah. Johnny also served as Deputy Director for Economic Planning within the state of Utah. During this period, Johnny worked with Mark Bonnell for 3 years on several internet technology projects under the guidance of Ladd. Johnny studied at the University of Utah before joining Ladd out of school.

Where are we & Who to contact

Santiago / Chile
Contact:

Av. Bicentenario, 3883 of 303, Vitacura, Santiago, Chile

Macarena Ramirez in Linked In

Skype:

macarena.modyo

International: Amsterdam / Holland
Contact:

WTC Amsterdam, Tower C-11, Strawinskylaan 1143, 1077 XX Amsterdam

Mark Bonnell in Linked In

Skype:

mark.modyo