Discover who is behind ninety nine


#1

Ninety nine is made up of experts in finance, compliance, product, and technology. We share a unique way of seeing the world, and at the same time, we’re extraordinarily different from each other. That’s why we enjoy ourselves to no end working together, like a big family.

We are currently 14 friends working towards a common mission. Let us introduce ourselves:

  • Adrian (Android)
  • Blanca (Office manager)
  • Carlota (Partnerships)
  • Daniel (Finance)
  • Fran (Android)
  • Guillermo (Backend)
  • Ignacio (Systems)
  • Javier (CEO)
  • José (Operations)
  • Juanjo (iOS)
  • Luis A. (Frontend)
  • Luis M. (CTO)
  • Miguel (Product)
  • Ricardo (Backend)

We are here for you so drop us a line if you need anything from us.


#2

Hi there,

I am Javi, founder, and CEO of ninety nine. I studied finance while working on private equity but decided to drop out of college to pursue my real passion: creating meaningful stuff.

I’ve been a tech entrepreneur for the last 8 years jumping from projects between the US and Europe.

What I do at ninety nine: I am in charge of setting a solid foundation and culture to become a global brand.

What I love about ninety nine: It’s the biggest challenge I have ever encountered in my entire life. What one day seemed impossible is now a reality and it was the result of tremendous sacrifices.


#3

Hi all,

I’m Luis, the Frontend developer at ninety nine. I have a Master’s Degree in Web Engineering from the University of Oviedo.

Coming from a very technical background, I love to create fully dynamic web applications. I’ve been doing it since 2008.

What I do at ninety nine: develop and maintain our landing page, help center, community site, and web trader. I also work on the internal tools that help us run our internal operations and procedures.

What I love about ninety nine: As an avid investor, I love being part of the development of a revolutionary broker and contribute to making financial markets more accessible to people like me.


#4

Hi there!

My name is Adrián and I’m the main developer of our Android application. I’m Software Engineer focused on Android development.

What I do at ninety nine: I develop and maintain our Android application, working hard with our iOS, Backend and Design teams to create an awesome experience in our mobile apps.

What I love about ninety nine: I feel that ninety nine will be the best finance application that will be accesible to a lot of people. On the other hand, our team is fantastic.


#5

Hi everyone,

mi name is Juanjo, I’m iOS Engineer at ninety nine.
I have a Master’s Degree in Computer Science. I’ve been working as software developer since 2006.

What I do at ninety nine: I’m in charge of developing our iOS app.
What I love about ninety nine: What I liked the most about ninety nine was the idea to start the development of a new product from scratch. It was a challenge at the beginning, because I didn’t know much about fintech. But as ninety nine evolves, so does my knowledge about the financial markets and I’m convinced that there is something big in the making.


#6

Hi all,

My name is Guillermo, I’m backend developer at ninety nine. I studied computer science and I’m a big lover of techy world.

I’ve been working for 11 years in many kinds of tech startups and projects creating solid business apps as backend and frontend too.

I enjoy by developing apps with amazing team colleagues from which I can learn a lot of things always personally and professionally.

What I do at ninety nine: Develop and manage the backend for the mobile apps and for the web frontend site. Creating and maintaining the source core for making possible the best market share trader.

What I love about ninety nine: The complexity of the product, the new technical challenges coming within but above all the team.


#7

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I’m Miguel, Product Manager (one man band) at ninety nine. I have a degree in Industrial Engineering and a few years of expertise as a Software Engineer while I help to build some successful products along the way.

What I do at ninety nine: I try to keep the team focused and doing the things that matter, helping in any area that needs a hand or two while building the product and discover the key points the user find value about it.

What I love about ninety nine: The big and awesome challenge that is building something so complex and obfuscated for a blue ocean of users that do not have any previous experience consuming investment products.


#8

I’m the Systems Director at Ninety Nine, with means I’m in charge of all the underlying IT cloud infrastructure, communications and security.

Besides my workmates, whom I consider awesome, what I love about working here is having the chance to participate in the creation and growth of a fintech company.


#9

Hi all,

My name is José Manuel, Operations Director at ninety nine. I have a degree in Business Management and Economics.

I’ve worked with a variety of securities firms for almost 20 years, including the last year and a half at Caser Valores and Inversiones, 13 years at JB Capital Markets and before that, 2 years each at Intermoney Valores and Beta Capital.

What I do at ninety nine: I implement, coordinate, and monitor the whole process of post trading of financial instruments.

What I love about ninety nine: It is such an interesting project and seemed like a once in a lifetime opportunity. I get to contribute to the launching of the first zero commission broker in Europe.


#10

Hi :dancer:,

My name is Blanca and I am the office manager at ninety nine. I own a degree in Administration and Business Management as well as other studies in Public Relations and Human Resources.

What I do at ninety nine: Im in charge of keeping the office running smoothly and at the same time all the accounting tasks.

What I love about ninety nine: Is a great opportunity to grow, not only professionally but personally as well. I love the culture and the casual style of work.


#11

Hi all my name is Ricardo I work with Guillermo and Miguel coding and designing the backend features.

I have beed working in backend development since dot com creating amazing websites and BigData projects.

What I do at ninety nine : Coding amazing Forex features

What I love about ninety nine : The possibility to create new disrupting features that transform the way that we invest in financial markets.