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About Me

I help entrepreneurs and their startups grow through a structured program that includes coaching, training, and access to valuable resources.

After cofounding a successful financial tech startup that grew to $50M, I joined Compaq/Hewlett-Packard where I spent 15 years in sales, marketing, product development, operations, IT and general management. I created Compaq’s eCommerce business for all Latin America countries, managed operations for HP’s $8B direct business in the Americas, scaled HP’s Desktop Solutions Global Business Unit into a $450M USD global business as its VP and General Manager and successfully executed the $240M acquisition and integration of Neoware, Inc.

This acquisition reminded me of my passion for fast-moving innovation, so seven years ago I left the corporate world and have been working with startups ever since. I have judged almost a thousand tech startups at pitch competitions, coached over a hundred of them, and personally invested in a few. I currently drive Ventures & Innovation at Good Works Houston, a leading social impact accelerator, teach at several seed accelerators including OwlSpark, RED Labs and HTC, speak at Rice University’s Entrepreneurship program, and help entrepreneurs like you!

Roberto Moctezuma

How can I help you?


Should I found a startup

Startup development workshop

Acceleration Program

Event participation

What people are saying


  • The information was so fresh, relevant and brilliantly delivered. WOW! This particular class, curriculum and the instructor's approach transformed my understanding about what exactly my social enterprise is endeavoring to accomplish. Applicability is the true treasure of this class - what I have learned is such simple brilliance. Each workshop was as practical as it was catalytic.

    Fran-Victoria Stephens - CEO at Story Square, Inc.

  • The balance between the background content and
    hands-on
    workshops was very good - the speakers were captivating. I loved the inspiration and enthusiasm in the room.

    - Workshop participant

  • It was one of the most impactful programs that I have been a part of. The energy was amazing and I truly enjoyed the connection with the other entrepreneurs.

    - Tech startup CEO

  • It was extremely eye-opening. I cannot stop talking about the very compelling facts and case studies presented, the problem-solution-value focus, and the true value of my time spent in last week's class. WOW!!!"

    Fran-Victoria Stephens - CEO at Story Square, Inc.

  • Roberto was one of the most engaging instructors that I have encountered.

    - Impact entrepreneur

  • It was a great event and really opened my eyes to the challenges that you encounter as a new enterprise. In addition, it inspired me to think outside the box with my business model.

    - Social entrepreneur