04 Tue
10:30 GYM Auditorium 2 - IC3

For the second consecutive year, QuintoAndar sponsored two scholarships for IC master's students. To announce the winners, André Penha, Co-founder and CTO of the company, comes for a chat with students about their career in the technology market, in addition to the technical challenges currently faced. 

André Penha is the co-founder and CTO of QuintoAndar, a Brazilian company dedicated to using technology and design to simplify the entire residential rental process - for owners and tenants. André graduated in Computer Engineering from Unicamp, and has a master's degree in Computer Science from the same university, as well as an MBA from Stanford University. He has over 15 years of experience as an entrepreneur, having founded an electronic games company in 2002 and Tectoy Digital, Tectoy's game studio in 2006. André was also president of the Brazilian association of game developers between 2007 and 2008 In 2012, he met Gabriel Braga at Stanford and together they created QuintoAndar, which is transforming the residential rental market in Brazil and is one of the fastest growing startups in the country.