Pompano Beach, Florida – 1 August 2017.
LinkIT LATAM announced today that Mario Pedreros, a seasoned IT executive with a strong track record joins the company as Managing Partner.
Mario brings over 25 years of experience in the IT industry in Latin America. After a successful sales executive career with AT&T and Novell, he joined Lexmark where he performed sales, marketing, services and general management roles at the country and Latin America level.
For five years he was Director, Sales and Services for Latin America. During his tenure, the Managed Print Services division, Lexmark’s most strategic business unit, became the top provider of advanced printing services in Latin America. In his two latest assignments, Mario was the General Manager for Latin America’s two largest subsidiaries: Brazil and Mexico. Mario built and executed a plan that made Lexmark Mexico one of the most profitable subsidiaries in the world.
Juan Carlos Cerrutti and Jaime Munoz, LinkIT LATAM founders and Managing Partners said: “Mario extensive industry and customer network in Mexico and other Latin America countries will strengthen our mission to accelerate our clients’ Latin America revenues while maintaining low cost and risk. We provide a warm welcome to Mario and excited that he join the team”.
Mario commented on his new role: “I’m very enthused by LinkIT LATAM strategic plan and growth potential, and looking forward to supporting IT vendors overcome their internationalization processes hurdles and achieve regional profitability faster”
Mario holds an Industrial engineer degree from the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, and an MBA from Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia. He also received post-graduate Management degrees from Universidad de Los Andes. Mario has attended several programs on leadership, strategy and management in the Ross School of Business at Michigan University, Harvard Business School, and MIT Sloan School of Management.
He lives in Florida with his wife and two daughters.