Episode 085

Growing Up Latino with Camilo Moreno-Salamanca

In this special Hispanic Heritage Month Edition episode, Luis speaks with Camilo Moreno-Salamanca. Camilo is a proud alumni of the Foster School of Business (Class of 2012). Upon graduation Foster, Camilo joined Boeing in their Business Career Foundation Program, which gave him a view of Boeing’s global business across multiple disciplines and experience working with airlines and suppliers in Korea and Japan. After a successful four years at Boeing, Camilo changed career paths and joined Google in a sales role for Google Cloud supporting the Latin America region.

Throughout his Google career, Camilo has held multiple sales roles while also working on business development efforts both in the US and Latin American markets. Camilo’s roles at Google have also enabled him to be a volunteer of the Google for Startups program supporting and working with startup founders.

A native of Bogotá, Colombia, Camilo moved to the United States when he was 11 years old and currently lives in Redmond, WA.


In this episode, Luis and Camilo talk about the following and more:

  • Camilo’s background and upbringing
  • The many components of long-term success
  • How Camilo’s Hispanic Heritage shaped his career
  • Camilo’s new book The Compass: A Guide Against Conventional Wisdom and Towards a Rich Life