Lex Borrero Biography

Lex Borrero is the co-founder and CEO of the Latino talent platform NEON16. He has cofounded NTERTAIN with Tommy Mottola, a music mogul. NTERTAIN is an entertainment company that creates, produces, and develops Latino content on all platforms. The company has a pivotal role in showcasing Latino talent at the international level. Lex has worked with famous singers such as J Balvin and Bad Bunny.

Early Life

Lex was born on November 27 1986 in Bogota, Colombia but was brought up in New York. Lex is of Puerto Rico descent. His mother has always supported him in his career. She has been a great source of motivation for Lex. His mother helped him get his first record deal. He did his graduation from Berkley College of Music and received a degree in Entertainment Music. Lex always wanted to be an architect as a child but life had other plans for him. He landed his first job in the music business right after his graduation.

Lex Borrero Career

Lex got into the industry by luck. He flew to New York to participate in a hip-hop competition and luckily ended up winning it because a participant didn’t show up. Soon after that, he landed an internship in a production studio. Lex helped BMG Chrysalis establish R&D Music publishing. After working there for several years he became the President and Co-founder of the organization in 2010. In 2013 Lex made Jonathan Gordon his partner and established 1916 MGMT. They helped talented young individuals achieve success in the entertainment industry.

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Lex left the company to continue his other entrepreneurial ventures in 2016. He worked as the Head of Latin and Chief Executive Officer at Roc Nation in 2018. After gaining several years of experience Lex co-founded his own company NEON16 with the help of Tainy. NEON16 became a huge success over time. It has seen great growth over years. It has released the international hit “Aqua” from the SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run. They are also responsible for great releases such as Selena Gomez’s album “Revelación”.

The company was named the Most Innovative Music Company in 2021. Lex then soon created another entrainment company Ntertain based in Miami. He founded it with Tommy Mottola and the duo head the company in partnership with Peter Micelli, CEO of Range Media Partners. Most recently they have launched the show “La Firma”. The show is about 12 artist and their music-writing skills. They were brought to Miami and had to go through a 12-week competition to win the title of the talented songwriter of the show.

Lex Borrero Biography

Real Name Lex Borrero
Birth Date 27 November 1981
Age (as of 2023) 41 Years
Birth Place New York City, U.S.
Profession Entrepreneur
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 76 kg  –  in Pounds –  167 lbs
Hair Color Bald
Eye Color Dark Brown



Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Who is his wife/girlfriend?
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Personal Life

Lex is a famous music industry mogul but still very less is known about his personal life. He is probably single because there is no information available regarding his wife or girlfriend. He has kept his personal life private. Lex more frequently talks about his relationship with Tommy Mottola in interviews. Tommy is like a father figure to him. He has helped him shape his career.

Lex Borrero Net Worth

Lex enjoying a very successful career and has made his name in the entertainment industry because of his various entrepreneurial ventures. He is a record label executive, producer, and business owner. He has multiple sources of income. His estimated net worth is $15 million. 


  • At the beginning of his career, Lex worked in call centers.
  • He won the Beats battle just by chance as a fellow participant was not present.
  • Lex has a huge following on social media. He has around 256k followers on Instagram.

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