About OKY

Born with a purpose, to inspire migrants and help them improve their life everyday, with a simple, agile and secure way of sending value home.

Our Manifesto

Our Story

February 2017

The dream begins with an idea, to serve and help our silent heroes: migrants seeking better opportunities far away from home.

OKY Febrero 2017
OKY Agosto 2018

August 2018

From a dream to a project, a team of entrepreneurs ready to start on an adventure.

February 2019

Merkado Group is born, a business model and a clear purpose of helping immigrants every day. 

Big brands join us in our dream: QueDely, McDonald’s, Cemaco, Calzado Coban.

OKY Febrero 2019
OKY Abril 2019

April 2019

OKY is born, the brand created to make our purpose a reality.

December 2019

As a Christmas gift, the first version of our app was released in IOS and Android.

OKY Diciembre 2019
OKY Junio 2020

June 2020

OKY is officially launched to the world, with a $0 sending fee, to help immigrants and their families during the difficult times due to Covid-19.

August 2020

More brands join OKY: Pollo Campero and Pollo Granjero.

OKY Agosto 2020
OKY Octubre 2020

October 2020

A big celebration: 10,000 app downloads.

OKY Team

Victor Unda

Victor Unda

Co-Founder &
Chief Executive Officer

Santi Rossi

Santiago Rossi

Co-Founder &
Chief Financial Officer

Estuardo Figueroa

Estuardo Figueroa

Co-Founder &
Chief Commercial Officer

Alejandro Mirón

Alejandro Mirón

Co-Founder &
Chief Product Officer

Victor Pérez

Victor Pérez

Chief Technology Officer

Carolina Abbud

Carolina Abbud​

Chief Marketing Officer

Claudia Franco

Claudia Franco​

Business Analytics Specialist

Karin Aquino

Karin Aquino​

Senior Accounting Analyst

Hever Vásquez

Hever Vásquez​

Independent Sales Agent
North Region

Pablo Dávila

Pablo Dávila

Independent Sales Agent
South Region

Margarita Piedra

Margarita Piedra

Independent Sales Agent
East Region

Steven Fisher

Steven Fischer​

Independent Sales Agent
West Region

Melvin Muñoz

Melvin Muñoz​

UI/UX Designer

Made Ortiz

Made Ortiz

Account Manager

Sebastián Ramírez

Sebastián Ramírez ​

Digital Developer

Fredy Osman

Fredy Osman

Digital Developer

Gabriel Brolo

Gabriel Brolo

Digital Developer