Rodrigo joined the content team at Netflix in April of 2015. Currently, he is responsible for programming strategy as well as tv/film co-productions and acquisitions for Latin America, Spain and the US Hispanic market. Prior to Netflix, he spent almost 4 years at Hulu, also in content acquisitions, managing various content categories. Rodrigo started his career in media/entertainment in 2001, when he worked in corporate development at MGM Studios managing the film greenlight process. Originally from San Diego, he studied undergrad at Dartmouth College, and received his MBA at Stanford University. He enjoys cooking, skiing, cycling, and lives in Los Angeles with his wife Linda, and his children, Valentina and Lorenzo.
Career Highlight: Coming to Netflix, and getting recognized for me and my team’s impact with a promotion earlier this year. Earlier in my career, bringing “East Los High” to Hulu.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Childhood Hero or Dream Dinner Guest: DDG: Oprah Winfrey
Recent Honors: multiple recognitions and nominations for “Luis Miguel, The Series”
Personal Hobby: cooking, skiing
Philanthropic Interests: improving opportunities for Latinx children