Entrepreneur & nature lover.

Born in UK, raised in Rio de Janeiro. About 20 years digital experience and deep knowledge of the online medium, combined with ambition and a track record in the creative industries. A former digital nomad who loves travel and Briard dogs.

Living 11 years in London, Bernardo worked at some of the largest digital creative companies such as DDB London, SapientNitro and AgencyRepublic and as a Live TV Ops Director at Bloomberg Television.

As an entrepreneur, Bernie launched in 2007 a digital media production agency: Bravo Media delivering key campaigns for various London West End Musicals such as Billy Elliot and Hairspray.

After a 6-month period in Australia in 2016, Bernie returned to Latin America with a new idea: a global network for digital professionals: The company received investment from Latin America’s biggest accelerator: Startup Chile. Bernie founded, bootstrapped and built the Latin-american digital talent network into a 300-strong team working with global clients like Mckinsey, Santander, Uber and Walmart.

In only 7 years from founding the company, a successful exit in 2023: The Bridge was acquired by Gi Group Holding the Italian HR conglomerate. 

Today Bernie is helping animals via and supporting other startups on their growth.

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Listen to a podcast about Bernie`s journey here.