Latinas in Tech
Business Strategist at BeBold
Susi Helen is a proud Brazilian-American who is passionate about People, Technology, Customer Behavior and “everything Brazilian.” For the last 10 years, she has been working in Silicon Valley dedicating her energy to her biggest passions in life: the Brazilian market and the beautiful Portuguese language. She worked in three tech giant companies in Silicon Valley over the last years: Cisco System as an Intern, Google (Sales for Google Maps) and lastly at Facebook as a Product Data Integrity Analyst.
Susi holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism and Hotel Management from Univali (Universidade do Vale do Itajai, Santa Catarina, Brazil) and an MBA from the School of Economics and Business Administration at Saint Mary's College of California.
She is an active member of her Portuguese-speaking community in the San Francisco Bay Area and a regular guest speaker at the Brazilian General Consulate.
Currently, Susi works at BeBold, a consulting agency based in San Francisco that connects Brazil and Silicon Valley through Educational Exchange, Tech Immersion trips, and S&M Business Coaching.
Susi likes to be defined as both a BOLD and CURIOUS person who consciously tries to make a positive impact in the world in every step she takes. She believes that if you are crazy enough to think that you can change the world, you probably are the one who will.