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More than 6 years of experience in the areas of information technologies, GPS and mobile technologies, financial services and consulting, having a comprehensive understanding of technology departments due to the responsibility of leadership as VP of Innovation and Development of Tastets System (Reported directly to the CEO) MBA 2014 from Babson (Concentrations in Global Management and Marketing), Industrial Engineer and Master of Engineering from the P. Universidad Catica de Chile. Post graduate certificates in Project Management from the Universidad Tnica Federico Santa Mar, and in Strategic Logistics from the Universidad de Chile (Best Student Award). Team work and international exposure has always been a main role in all the projects and assignments working alongside different teams and providers from USA, Mexico, China, Holland, Brazil and Argentina. Specialties: IT Strategy, management, product development, project management, information systems, business operations, GPS and mobile technologies, big data, cloud computing, business intelligence, SaaS, Internet of Things, IOT, English, German, Spanish
Executive responsible for building the software development team, creating the structure and guidelines for software development and for managing the operation of the Technology department. This involves being in charge of the software development, project management, electronics, systems support, and the GIS areas (geographic information systems) Some of the implemented initiatives: Rebuilt the technology department and managed a multidisciplinary team of 30 engineers, catalyzing innovation in the enterprise and improving product development, which increased sales by 30% in the first year. Development of the new core system of the enterprise, resulting in an 13% GPS unit sales increase in the first month. Went to Germany and India to establish business relationships and to contract electronics and software providers, created the Project Management Office (PMO) and introduced the development methodology SCRUM, increasing project success rates by 20%. Building the electronic innovation and support areas, to increase product development, 15% approx., and to optimize the cost structure of the company Implementation of a new enterprise architect framework, decreasing the complexity of project development, resulting in a 10% savings in man hours. Definition of the development methodology using SCRUM increasing the project success rate 20% Worked with the European Commission's Information Society and Media Directorate, and the Chilean Government in the definition of the future internet roadmap and R&D activities between both regions, being selected to join the Information System for Public Transport commission. ** Won the European Seal of Excellence, which recognizes outstanding technological achievements and innovation.