MercadoLibre to focus on mobile

23 Sep 2014

Latin American technology company MercadoLibre is marking 15 years in 2014, and it has good reason to celebrate its “cumpleaños.”  As a major player in the region, the company has experienced incredible growth.

“We’ve advanced in market trends, as well as in mobile platforms and in other mobile devices,” Federico Cofman, Mercado’s general manager, told


Léo Siqueira

Léo Siqueira joined the AIM Group in 2014 as writer and analyst for Latin America. He is a multimedia journalist based in, but not limited to Campinas, Sao Paulo. Siqueira has been writing, reporting, and consulting for different news outlets and corporations in Brazil and in the US. Siqueira has worked for almost three years as a correspondent in Brazil with ICIS, the world’s largest information provider for the global petrochemical industry, and has been working with other global publishers, such as USA TODAY and His expertise includes general news coverage, online, print and multimedia journalism, and corporate communications as well. In this particular area, he has been working with international clients.