Fernando was born in San Jose, Costa Rica, and immigrated to the United States at age seven. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Sociology at Harvard University. His focus is on international business within North and South America. He is passionate about business and helping to ignite innovation in struggling markets.
Fernando has worked on various startup teams in the past, gaining valuable entrepreneurial experience. He was able to successfully create, build, sell, and deliver bicycle safety equipment on Nantucket island while working on the startup, Respect My Lane. He enjoyed the responsibility of the project and hopes to be able to start a company from scratch and build it effectively and successfully.