Co-Founder and CEO
Carlos is an entrepreneur and Emmy-winning journalist based in Silicon Valley. Carlos is the founder and CEO of Ozymandias (“OZY”), a breakthrough digital news and culture magazine that launched in September 2013. Custom built for the Change Generation, OZY helps its readers both get caught up on the most important news, and vault ahead with 5-10 original profiles of new people, new places, new trends, new ideas and new opinions each day.
Carlos brings to OZY a textured background in both business and media. In the media world, Carlos anchored shows for CNN and MSNBC and hosted a series of Emmy-winning interview specials in 2007. As a businessman, Carlos built Achieva College Prep Services into one of the nation's largest college prep companies before selling it to the Washington Post/Kaplan. He also worked as the Global Head of Education Investment Banking for Goldman Sachs and as a management consultant for McKinsey & Company.
Carlos grew up in Miami and holds an A.B. in Government from Harvard University and a J.D. from Stanford Law School.