Oscar is a leading Central American payments entrepreneur, having founded PagueloFacil, the first Internet Payment Service Provider in Central America with thousands of active merchants and mPOS Global, an EMV and PCI certified mobile payment platform for next-gen chip card processing. In the last decade, he also created GeniusPOS which had over a 1000 Point-of-Sale installations across 5 countries handling. Oscar’s custom development consulting and development company (FOBP Investments) is an official service provider for the United Nations, World Bank, International Financial Corporation and the Interamerican Bank of Development.
Oscar has over 15 years of experience in building and managing payment systems in Central and Latin America, and is recognized as a leading Central American entrepreneur (see the chapter dedicated to Oscar in the 2008 book Exito Emprendedor CentroAmericano (Successful Entrepreneurs in Central America)). PagueloFacil is a PCI level 1 certified ISO for VISA and MSP for MasterCard, with a network of over 600 self-service financial kiosks under management in Central America, allowing cash payments for online services.
Oscar is a Software Engineer specialized in financial and transactional platforms, attending all major annual FinTech events such as Money2020, Bitcoin word or the Web Summit. Oscar believes in never ending continuous education and has recently achieved certifications from MIT such as Architecture of Complex Systems, Cybersecurity and Innovation Technologies. Oscar also has several other certifications from companies such as ADOBE or Microsoft.