Rafael Carvalho

Rafael Carvalho

Co-founder and CEO at Edools. I founded my first startup when I was 16 years old and never stopped.
General Business • Financial
Niteroi, Brazil
Skills
  • Startups
  • Business Management
  • Business Strategy
  • Fundraising
  • Human Capital Management
Experience
500 Startups

Alumni at 500 Startups @500 Startups Unconfirmed

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Apr '15 - Present (5 years 10 months)

Edools

Co-founder and CEO @Edools • Co-Founder

One stop shop for delivering online courses.

May '13 - Present (7 years 9 months)

rafaelcarvalho.tv

Startup Mentor @rafaelcarvalho.tv • Employee

Jan '12 - Present (9 years 1 month)

Bizstart

Co-founder @Bizstart • Employee

Nov '11 - Present (9 years 3 months)

StartupBase

Co-Fundador @StartupBase • Employee

Jan '10 - Present (11 years 1 month)

Peta5

Co-founder @Peta5 • Employee

Amazing things Rafael's made
I'm currently co-founder and CEO of Edools, a #500Strong startup that provides full-service e-learning systems to companies selling online courses - it’s Shopify for online education.

My past work experience includes:
- co-founder of Bizstart, where he helped thousand of Brazilians entrepreneurs to build lean startups.
- co-founder and CTO of StartupBase, the Brazilian Angel List.
- co-founder and CTO of Peta5, a Brazilian startup that aims to revolutionize the advertising on digital TV.

I have a degree in Telecommunications Engineering at the Federal Fluminense University (UFF).

In addition, I share my knowledge on mentoring that provides in events such as Founder Institute, Startup Farm, Lean Startup Machine, Startup Weekend, and others.
Education
UNIPLI

UNIPLI

Ibmec Rio de Janeiro

Ibmec Rio de Janeiro

UNIPLI

UNIPLI

Ibmec Rio de Janeiro

Ibmec Rio de Janeiro

Fluminense Federal University

Fluminense Federal University

Graduated 2010

Instituto Petropolitano Adventista de Ensino

Instituto Petropolitano Adventista de Ensino

Graduated 2000

Recommendations

Rafael Assunção co-Founder at Whapp recommended Edools where Rafael is Co-Founder

I've been mentoring and investing in several startups and I've no doubts that Edools has something unique. It's not common to find an outstanding team that has real passion about deliver the best product for customers. They are setting the EAD software bar at a really higher level. Keep rocking!