How Entrepreneurial Leadership & Innovation scaled Mercado Libre from a Tech Start-up to a World´s Best Workplace


Mercado Libre (Nasdaq: MELI) is revolutionizing the way of buying, selling and paying, and also the way of working. It is the biggest e-commerce and fintech service company in Latin America and one of the most visited marketplaces in the world, with more than 44 million active users and 7,300 employees in 18 countries. It started 20 years ago and has been growing exponentially through its innovative and technology-driven approach.

In this presentation, you will get the chance to meet the entrepreneurs who designed and implemented MELI's People strategy that leveraged the business across the Region. They will describe the leadership journey that took them from a garage to becoming the 7th best workplace in the world. Their presentation shares the innovative practices for culture development for which Great Place To Work presented them with the “Better for People” award.