Diego Algorta is Quimbee’s lead web developer. Diego joined
Quimbee in 2014 with the goal of taking the company to the next level. Diego
took ownership of advising Quimbee’s founder and CEO, Matt Sellers, about the
technical aspects of the platform, as well as growing and leading a technical
team to support the business.
Diego is a seasoned software developer with experience in
different platforms, methodologies, and industries at both start-ups and big
corporations. Diego started coding when he was a kid in the ‘80s and never
stopped. After a few years working as a professor at his alma mater, Diego
began designing and developing the first sports-betting platform in his
country, Uruguay. Diego moved on to work remotely mostly for U.S.-based start-ups.
Diego became CEO of a locally renowned boutique consultancy shop called Cubox
Labs, which joined Neo, an international Lean Startup focused consultancy. There,
Diego continued leading the Latin American office as the managing director.
In his pursuit of growing the regional Ruby programming-language
community, Diego became one of the founders and original leaders of the local and
RubySur communities. Diego also co-organized the RubyConf Uruguay for several
years, with participation of recognized speakers from all over the world.
- B.S., Universidad
ORT Uruguay, 2003