Jon founded Kelsus 2008 while on a sabbatical of sorts in Uruguay. Prior to Kelsus, Jon had roles building technical and business teams in 3 successful startups (Boldtech, StorePerform, IP Commerce) and 2 unsuccessful ones (Prestotech, Mocapay) In addition to running Kelsus, Jon is a frequent speaker, host of Mobycast, and holds a degree in computer science from Amherst College.
Chris joined Kelsus in 2017 as VP of Technology. He brings both bootstrapped and venture backed startup experience as a technology leader. Most notable was that he founded a company called Viathan in 1999 that created an internet scale database. To this day, AWS’s flagship DynamoDB lists Chris’s patents as prior art. You can learn about his experience in detail on this episode of Mobycast.
Jon and Fede have worked together since the beginning of Kelsus. In that time Fede has been instrumental in Kelsus’s growth in Argentina.
This year, Fede was among 4 recipients of the young entrepreneur award in Argentina and was honored at Argentina’s Casa Rosada for his work building Kelsus.
Raul has built his career to encompass a breadth of skills. Not only is he a senior technologist with a systems engineering degree but also a business focused product manager and leader. In his 8 years with Kelsus, Raul has often had complete management oversight over some of Kelsus’s largest projects and clients representing seven figures in earned revenue.
Raul was also a recent speaker at Nodeconf in Buenos Aires.
Jony is the most technically focused of the principals in Argentina. He focuses mainly on back end data storage and retrieval and also on team development. Jony earned his systems engineering degree from Argentina’s national technical university in 2010.
Jony was also a recent speaker at Nodeconf in Buenos Aires.
Roshan is an accomplished product manager that entered the technology sector by way of civil engineering.
Her initial software experience came by way of a startup named TAAZ that built tools for the world’s biggest style companies (Estee Lauder, Instyle, People, MAC, Revlon and more).
Her software user experience designs are in use by employees of Amazon, Bank of America, 24 Hour Fitness, and thousands of thousands of social media savvy pets across America.