LinkIT LATAM Technology and Business Advisors bring country and regional expertise on industry and business matters. They provide relationship with key enterprise accounts, help operationalize field campaigns, and manage large sales opportunities.
Luis Fernando RestrepoLuis is a well know IT executive with a very successful professional career in Colombia that spans over 30 years. His most recent role was VP. Governance and Architecture at Sura, a leading insurance company in Latin America based in Medellin, Colombia. He brings extensive experience in the governance and business transformation processes in pan-latin enterprises in the service, insurance and health sector, and a proven track record achieving business competitiveness through processes, people, information and technology. Luis Fernando has a strong competency in developing, implementing and leading innovative strategies to generate new business model and extending existing ones leveraging technology. His proposed strategies soundly balance the risk level, security, quality, governance and enterprise architecture demanded by the business. He’s a savvy negotiator of products, services and software to deliver strategic value to the business commitment. Throughout his business career he’s driven innovation and a high commitment to develop people and provide unmatched services to clients.
Altair is an IT executive that provides strategic and operational advisory services to the entire IT value chain: from vendors, to service providers to IT departments, which special emphasis on the financial, Telco and retail industries. He was Brazil country manager for Keyrus, an international player in performance management consultancy and technologies, and Director for Neoris, a leading consulting company in the digital operations and culture transformation. He also performed leading roles in IT consulting companies such as Grupo Assa and Novabase. Altair maintain an active relationship with the Fundacão Getúlio Vargas, Brazil’s leading business school. For the last decade, as Diretor de Tecnologia da Informacão of the alumni association, he has helped expand FGV influence in the IT industry through networking activities, industry forums and consulting engagements. Altair has a BA in Marketing from Fundacão Getúlio Vargas and a BS in engineering from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
Gustavo is a professional with more than 20 years of experience in information technologies, information security, business continuity, operational risk and business processes. Within his areas of expertise, Gustavo has lead projects in multiple industries and countries in information security governance, security architecture design, design frameworks of reference for process management in IT, design of operational risk management methodology (ISO 31000), model design of protection of unstructured data (government, classification, DLP and DRM), implementation Identity Management Technology, implementation and auditing of the Information Security Management (ISMS), data protection implementation personal and ethical hacking. Gustavo has certifications in personal data protection (IAITG-AENOR), risk management (G31000), process management, IT governance (COBIT 5), information security, leading auditor in business continuity (BSI) and security of information (IRCA), and strategy and innovation methodology (LEGO Serious Play). Gustavo currently serves as manager of information security services at LINKIT PERU and as a teacher of the diplomat in architecture of information security at Cibertec Peru. .