Fred Perrotta

Co-Founder, Tortuga

Fred Perrotta is the co-founder and CEO of Tortuga. His first backpacking trip to Europe inspired him to start the company. For over a decade, he’s traveled the world from his home base in the Bay Area while working remotely. When he’s on the road, Fred enjoys both walking and eating as much as possible.


Bachelors of Science, University of Maryland


  • Co-Founder, Tortuga
  • Entrepreneur’s 100 Brilliant Companies (2012)
  • Working remotely since 2010

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