Sergio Carracedo

Senior Fullstack Engineer

Sergio has over 15 years of experience as a full-stack developer – as well as a deep entrepreneurial drive – with a client portfolio that includes digital agencies, government organizations, and companies in various industries.

Prior to benshi, he worked at Inditex as a senior frontend engineer specializing in data visualization. There, he assisted in developing an internal application that allows business directors to get information about Covid’s impact on sales and supply chains.

From 2008 to 2019, Sergio was the CTO of Opsou – a company he co-founded – spearheading over 200 client projects. In 2009, the company won an award for the best corporate communication website from the association of tech companies in Galicia. He also co-founded another technological start-up, Social Blue Markets, in 2012. There, he helped one of the company’s social platform solutions gain over 10,000 users within the first year.

Outside of work, Sergio is active in communities for local developers. For example, he co-founded VigoTech Alliance, a community to promote technology in Vigo, as well as co-organized the PulpoCon annual conference for developers. He also frequently leads open source projects, speaks in tech talks, and shares his knowledge via his blog.

Sergio’s academic background is in frontend and backend development, as well as mining engineering. He also has a professional training degree in computer application development.