Martin Morgado

Durham, North Carolina, US

Martin's Skills
Business Development
Product Management

Startup Experience

Founded 1 startup

About Martin

I'm an international business and legal affairs professional with an entrepreneurial drive, seasoned business acumen and extensive technical legal capabilities. Adroit at linking divergent ideas and recognized for my interpersonal abilities and creative problem solving skills, I take a collaborative relationship-focused approach in dealings.

I’ve worked across the globe, spending extended time in particular in New York, London and Spain before completing my master of laws & entrepreneurship at Duke Law School. I enjoy relating to the unique qualities of individuals and the needs of clients and customers. I value humility and diversity of thought, and enjoy tackling challenges and overcoming obstacles to create value and monetize opportunities. Close personal relationships and working in small teams toward a common goal drive me. I am particularly passionate about early stage endeavors.

I am looking for:

A potential cofounder for a content/technology product in the social media space. The market has been fully analyzed, initial product designed, coding of prototype commenced. Background in South American sports, marketing and/or analytics highly valued. Story-telling skills and a passion for connecting with the unique characteristics of individuals would be valuable. Spanish or Portuguese speaker a plus.

I offer: the vision, passion for the product, contacts, execution, equity.

I am open to:

Join a high potential startup with a driven founder who is extremely passionate about his/her chosen cause.

I offer: project strategy and execution; transaction management; opportunity and risk analysis; strategic advisory; due diligence; contract drafting, negotiation, and interpretation; legal analysis, entity formation and corporate governance matters; start-up advisory; knowledge of value creation and monetization; networking, connecting, business development and relationship management; basic understanding of intellectual property matters (trademark and copyright) and technology licensing; a basic knowledge of agile development methodology.


Duke Law School

LLM, Entrepreneurship

2012 - 2012


NY Licensed Attorney