Goals, planning and experience
Alvaro is a specialist in conflict resolution and business. He has a wide management and executive trajectory. He is the author of several books focused on business management and the human being behind each company. He is currently a columnist for La Nación where he addresses topics such as family businesses, creativity, reverse engineering, personal development and even neuroscience.
In 2009 he founded s.e.e.d., a boutique firm specialized in impact investment issues, primarily focused on meeting the legal needs of startups, SMEs, social enterprises, NGOs and impact investors, including individuals, venture capital and institutional investors. He has a degree in Law from the University of Costa Rica and an MBA from Oxford University, where he was awarded the Skoll Scholarship. He is also a Global Shaper, a World Economic Forum community for young leaders and legal counsel of Carao Ventures.
Thomas is an entrepreneur who owns a transnational company that specializes in the optimization of industrial processes and which operates in the U.S., Mexico, Puerto Rico, India. He also has a PhD. in neuroscience from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MIT).
Bentley is an Electronic Engineer from the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT). In 2001 he founded the company Gridshield, which offers solutions and services based on open source software for IT management. A few years ago he established CRCibernetica.com to support the Makers movement and open source hardware in Costa Rica.
Since 2003 he has specialized in advising private companies and public institutions in strategy, innovation, finance, entrepreneurship and organizational articulation.
She is an expert in closing innovation gaps between Israel and Latin America, creating value in training, investment and sustainability in the diverse actors of the ecosystem. She is a consultant to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Israel, government advisor of Chile and Argentina in high-impact projects in search of Venture Capital, judge and director of technology-based projects (PhD of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Business Development, Founding Director of Duo IDB).