Meet Our Students
Jones Madruga de Souza grew up in many different cities in Brazil including São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Brasília. He graduated from the University of Brasília with a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science. After college, he worked for many IT consultancy companies until he became a partner at a business consultancy company where he worked for almost 5 years. During this time, he improved his business skills and faced new challenges like starting a new operation and helping Brazil's government to improve the educational system.
Jones worked for a startup company named Geekie to deploy a disruptive system for 3,500 schools benefiting more than 400,000 students.
Last year he started working as COO at Immplay. An IoT company from California that develops interactive toys.
Jones likes to play squash and read books during his free time. He is actively involved with NGOs and is advisory board member at startups.
He is looking for high-impact and challenging projects as well making new friends.