Albert Santalo is a computer scientist, Internet entrepreneur, and angel investor with experience in high growth, venture-backed technology companies. His passion lies in designing products and building companies that disrupt traditional business models. Albert is an advocate for empowering entrepreneurs everywhere to build Silicon Valley technology companies in their local communities – including Miami!
He is founder and CEO of 8base, an application development platform, and ecosystem that is using disruptive technologies such as Blockchain and artificial intelligence to greatly accelerate digital transformation. 8base unites the entire world of software authors, contributors and users working together in a thriving decentralized ecosystem.
He is the former Chairman and CEO of CareCloud, a company he founded in 2009 that is working to modernize the antiquated healthcare industry with a cloud-based platform. CareCloud reached #127 on the 2014 Inc. 500 list and is backed by NVP, Intel Capital, First Data Corp. and others.