Today we’re talking to Lucas Mendes, Co-Founder of Revelo; and we discuss how the normalization of remote work is enabling companies to recruit tech talent from around the globe, how Revelo connects companies with pre-vetted developers in Latin America, and how Revelo uses their own service to hire great engineers internally. 

All of this right here, right now, on the Modern CTO Podcast! 

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About Lucas Mendes:

Co-founder of Revelo and a Venture Partner of Valor Capital Group, Lucas is also an advisor and board member to several other private companies, start-ups and portfolios. Previously, Lucas was a partner of Beleza na Web, a leading e-commerce company in the beauty and cosmetics space, and also worked at Bain & Company and Goldman Sachs. He holds an engineering degree from the University of São Paulo, a MSc from Ecole Polytechnique (France) and an MBA from Stanford University, where he was a Fundação Estudar fellow.

About Revelo:

Revelo, a technology company offering the largest online platform for US companies to hire Latin America-based remote software developers, was founded in 2015 by Lachlan de Crespigny and Lucas Mendes. Representing a talent pool of more than 100,000 technology professionals, Revelo’s platform enables US companies to source, hire and manage highly qualified, English-speaking, full-time remote tech talent in US time zones. With solutions for managing payroll, candidate benefits, taxes, and local compliance, Revelo provides an end-to-end, turnkey solution for sourcing, hiring and managing hard-to-find software developers quickly and easily. Revelo has helped hundreds of companies, from startups to Fortune 500s, build and scale their software and technology teams.

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Joel Beasley founded the Modern CTO Podcast in 2017 while writing his book, the Modern CTO book, with the goal of interviewing CTOs and sharing their experiences with others in the tech community.

Joel’s conversational style and insightful questions quickly gained traction, attracting high-profile guests such as Microsoft’s CTO, Kevin Scott, and T-Mobile’s CIO, Cody Stanford. With each episode, the podcast’s popularity continued to grow, and soon, Joel found himself with a waiting list of future guests.

Today, the Modern CTO Podcast has become the number one leadership and tech podcast in the world, with over 150k active listeners, including CTOs, lead developers, and rising tech leaders. Joel’s commitment to creating a conversational atmosphere for his guests to share their experiences has inspired a new generation of leaders and innovators.

As the success of the podcast grew, Joel founded ProSeries Media, a podcast production company that helps companies worldwide create their own podcasts. With a team of producers, content creators, and podcast bookers, ProSeries Media produces over ten shows, providing a platform for companies to connect with their audience and share their expertise.

Through his work on the Modern CTO Podcast and ProSeries Media, Joel Beasley has become a respected voice in the tech industry, inspiring others to share their knowledge and insights with the wider community. His passion for creating engaging content that informs, inspires, and entertains has made him a sought-after speaker and advisor on all things tech.

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