MSc Industrial Engineer. Consultant with 18 yrs experience, specialty
Last active: 09/16/2014
I am graduated from Los Andes University in Bogotá, Colombia. I have a Bachelor in Industrial Engineer and a Master degree in Industrial Engineering in the area of Operation Research and Statistics. I also took courses in Stanford University about Advanced Technology Entrepreneurship. I am starting the process to get the engineering credentials with APEG, Association of Professional Engineers and Geophysicists in BC.
Los Andes University has been consistently regarded as the top Colombian university and one of the top five Latin American universities according to both the QS World Top University Ranking and the Times Higher Education Classification.
I am a Cofounder of GLF Venture Inc, a business consulting company that promotes and protects the rights of entrepreneurs in digital content. GLF also advises companies in different areas such as opening market overseas.
I created and manage social network profiles with 2 to 3 million followers which duties include Marketing Analysis, Online Advertising, Project Management, Social Media Marketing, web page design, among other functions.
I help promote innovation and entrepreneurship with ethics and social consciousness.
I am a published author and public speaker in Spanish and English promoting entrepreneurship and innovation to new generations.
I have 18 years of experience working in private and public companies that focus on Technology and Database Management.
As a Sales and Marketing Manager I promoted smart card technology in Colombia when I worked in the card industry in Idenpla a Datacard Group Minneapolis distributor in Colombia in Venezuela.
I also worked as a Sales Manager for the distributor in Colombia for solutions with SUN Microsystems, Pivotal, Tarantella, Oracle, Compaq, Microsoft, Printronix, Avaya, Cisco, 3Com, Nortel, Lucent, Texas Instruments among other names in Platforms and Networks, and Telecommunications.
As a Finance and Human Resources Manager I worked for a large inter-banking document processing company owned by NCR. As a Financial Analyst I worked for Investment Banking and for Arthur Andersen Business Consulting.
I worked for the Colombian Government in Diagnosis and Environmental Impact Studies
In the beginning of my career I work in Investment Banking as Financial Analyst and as a Graduate Assistant Teacher at University teaching Solving Complex Problems.