As VP of Product, Francisco is responsible for managing Hyperscience’s product and design strategy and roadmap.

Francisco has worked in the enterprise AI space for more than a decade. He founded BlackLocus, a data-driven startup that built an automated pricing engine for retailers, which was acquired by The Home Depot in 2012. After that, he spent 8 years working at Google in the Ads, Research and Cloud teams. Most recently he was head of the Perception AI team at Google Cloud responsible for Google’s computer vision and AutoML developer platforms.

Francisco earned a Bachelor of Computer Science degree from Universidad de Chile, graduating Summa Cum Laude, and a Masters in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Francisco lives in NYC, is an amateur triathlete in olympic and Ironman distances and an avid reader of science fiction books.

My favorite Hyperscience value is 'Imaginative ideas from everyone.' I love our culture, where everyone, no matter how experienced or senior we are, can propose and work on ideas they are passionate about. Managers are coaches, not authorities.