• My Music and Articles

    Stuff I listen to, stuff I've written

    FUN-erals

    2-minute long read

    The result of a conversation in a bar on good ideas for a funeral. And the only thing I've written that doesn't take 3h to read.

    Feel-Good Indie Things

    Spotify Playlist

    The kind of music you'd listen to for a 17h road trip (real-life tested), and you still wont have listened to 25% of the list. You were sad, now you're starting to move your feet and head to the music.

    Euro Deep Melodic House + Ethnotronica

    Spotify Playlist

    Electronic music meets world and folkloric music, as found in Burning Man. Like being in a burn, but without the dust. The whole playlist smells like palo santo.

    The AI Job Wars: Episode I

    Medium Article

    Co-written with Álvaro Sanmartín Cid and published in the online magazine BecomingHuman.ai (150k followers), in this article we go over the potential revolution that machine learning and applied robotics can create in the labor market.

    With a bit of humor, obviously.

    Neuralink y el Futuro Mágico del Cerebro

    Translation of a WaitButWhy article (Google Document)

    I translated the article (short book, really: 230 pages) about Brain-Machine Interfaces to Spanish. Publication on the website still pending. Image Copyright: WaitButWhy.com

  • My latest Facebook posts

    Most of them about tech and its impact on the future of human life

  • Career

    This is what I've been up to for the last few years

    Sr. Voice Experience Designer (Prototyping Labs)

    Sonos, Inc.

    Nov 2019 - Present (Paris, France)

     

    Working in a small team that looks into the future of voice interfaces. Validating user experience hypotheses by prototyping products and features to then help determine the long-term technical roadmap for machine learning and embedded software teams around voice interfaces.

    Sr. Product Manager (AI Voice Interfaces)

    Snips.ai

    Apr 2018 - Nov 2019 (Paris, France)

     

    Designing and implementing end-to-end Voice User Interfaces (incl. prioritising features and creating user flows specific to products with speech recognition, training Natural Language Understanding machine learning models, implementing with tech teams) for a variety of use cases and clients, ranging from entertainment to smart home, retail and industry, among others.

    Influencing Automatic Speech Recognition and Natural Language Understanding roadmaps based on client requests and developing turnkey standard solutions, working with clients and tech teams for delivering complete voice user interfaces.

    Lead for projects involving music use cases.

    Program Manager (Alexa Experience and Devices)

    Amazon UK (Alexa)

    Apr 2016 - Mar 2018 (London, UK)

     

    Led the internal beta testing phase for all Alexa devices and features to be launched in the UK. Goals of beta include maximizing data collection for ASR/NLU improvements, detecting user experience issues and locally relevant features, and increase overall satisfaction with devices/features as an input for go/no-go decisions for product launches.

     

    Additionally:
    - Working Backwards Coach (20 employees in Amazon UK). Role involves training fellow Amazon employees in the customer-centric Working Backwards methodology for developing new products and processes, and helping employees launch them by reviewing their to-be products before work on them starts.
    - Alexa Experience Bar Raiser - ambassador of this program in Amazon UK. Role equivalent to the
    Working Backwards Coach role above, but specific for Alexa devices and experiences.

    Site Merchandiser / Associate Vendor Mgr Movies&TV, Music and MP3

    Amazon Spain

    May 2014 - Apr 2016 (Madrid, Spain)

     

    Local owner of customer experience for the Movies & TV, Physical and Digital Music on Amazon.es, leading projects around website, email, promotions, product launches, etc.

    Additionally:
    - E-mail marketing bar raiser (only two in Amazon Spain)
    - Homepage content bar raiser (only three in Amazon Spain)
    - Part of Mobile Champions group (focus on mobile shopping experience)

    Site Merchandiser / Associate Vendor Mgr Movies&TV

    Amazon Spain

    July 2012 - May 2014 (Madrid, Spain)

     

    Local owner of customer experience for the Movies & TV on Amazon.es, leading projects around website, email, promotions, product launches, etc.

    Additionally:
    - Co-founder of Mobile Champions group (focus on mobile shopping experience)

    Intern in Sales E-Commerce (Ciao.es)

    Microsoft GmbH

    May 2011 - Oct 2011 (Munich, Germany)

     

    Customer acquisition (cold calling). Account management. Data Analysis.

  • EducAtion

    And this is what I've studied

    Product Management

    General Assembly

    July 2017 - October 2017 (London, UK)

     

    10-week part-time Product Management course.

    European Degree in Business Management

    Universitat de València

    Sep 2007 - Jul 2012 (Valencia, Spain)

     

    Double Degree between Universitat de València (Spain) and Hochschule Bremen (Germany), with a total of two years abroad and two semesters of internships.

     

    - Honors in Statistics
    - Honors in Business English
    - Honors in Macroeconomics

    International Management B.A.

    Hochschule Bremen

    Sep 2009 - Nov 2011 (Bremen, Germany)

     

    Double Degree between Universitat de València (Spain) and Hochschule Bremen (Germany), with a total of two years abroad and two semesters of internships.

     

    Top 5% student in International Commerce Law and Entrepreneurship/Management

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    So if you feel like sending some money, hey, I won't complain.