|University of California, Berkeley, Walter A. Haas School of Business, MBA||2003|
|Management of Technology|
|Universidad Simon Bolivar, B.S. Electrical Engineering||1997|
Manuel Bronstein is VP of Product at Zynga, where he leads one of Zynga’s mobile game studios working on a yet to be announced title. Prior to his current role, Manuel held General Management and Product leadership roles for Farmville 1 and 2, Zynga Poker and Zynga.com
Manuel is also an active investor and advisor to consumer tech companies including Ekso Bionics, ZocDoc, Faraday Bicycles, Zeal, Boosted Boards, Voxy, Pixable (acquired by SingTel), and PlaySpan (acquired by Visa)
Before joining Zynga, Manuel spent almost 7 years at Microsoft Xbox where he led product, strategy and business for several successful products including: Xbox Apps (Netflix, LastFM, Facebook, Twitter and ESPN), “1 vs 100” on Xbox LIVE Primetime, Xbox Incubation where he partnered with the startup and venture capital community to further Xbox’s vision, and Xbox 360 for which he planned the portfolio of 13 launch controllers and accessories
Bronstein’s career started at P&G’s brand management team in Venezuela.
Manuel holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from USB in Venezuela and an MBA from U.C. Berkeley Haas School of Business
Over his career in tech he has contributed to more than 9 patent submissions.