Luís Silva

A serial entrepreneur and transhumanist passionated about technology, science, history, Yoga, languages, music, art, space and biotechnology.

In 2005 with 22 years old, I started my entrepreneurial journey creating my first company, Plano Bê. Focused in the electronic payment software market, Plano Bê got big clients in Latin America and worldwide.

In 2011, I graduated in the Executive Program from Singularity University. The mission of Singularity University is to prepare leaders for accelerating technological change. After that I was invited to speak about Singularity and Synthetic Biology in the two most important bio security conferences in Brazil. I have spoken alongside names such as Andrew Hessel, from Pink Army Cooperative.

In 2012 I founded 2 more companies: 2pay.us and Cloudmed.io. After that I founded a holding named Merkaba that helps small companies and solo entrepreneurs who wants change the world through disruptive technologies and ideas that can benefit all humans in the planet Earth.

In 2013 the business model from Plano Bê have evolved leading to creation off another company named Cloudwalk.io

In 2014 Cloudwalk.io became Cloudwalk Inc, an international company with a headquarter in Silicon Valley and offices in Toronto and São Paulo. I graduated at Singularity University based at NASA Ames Research Park, one of the most elite universities in the world being more exclusive than Oxford, MIT and Harvard.

I co-founded the Arcturus BioCloud (arcturus.io), a community based marketplace to synthetic biology and bio hackers.

I founded www.singularidadebrasil.com.br and I'm a angel investor on www.checkfit.com.br

Some inspirational people: Carl Sagan, Ray Kurzweil, Arthur C. Clarke, Aldous Huxley, Vernor Vinge, Isaac Asimov, Ram Dass, Timoth Leary, Douglas Hofstadter, Hypatia, Carl Yung, M. C. Escher.

Specialties: biotech, synthetic biology, strategic planning, ai, transhumanism, futurism, entrepreneurship, mobile payments, financial planning