Jorge Elguera, Abt’s chief digital officer, has more than 20 years of experience building high-performing technology teams in the U.S. and internationally. He is a proven leader with an outstanding track record in creating partnerships between business and technology.
Prior to joining Abt, he served as chief information officer (CIO) and managing director at Hartman Executive Advisors, a technology advisory firm. He was responsible for the operation and development of the commercial and higher education practice, the firm’s largest business unit.
He previously spent a decade at a global higher education company, Laureate Education, where he was CIO. He led all global technology and business integration, and he helped grow the company’s online business to $1 billion. He also successfully implemented several complex, multicountry enterprise resource planning systems.
Early in his career, Elguera helped launch the first wireless messaging company in South America, Skytel Argentina. He also led a consulting practice focused on telecommunications for Oracle Corporation.
- Strategic technology management
- Business transformation
- Multicultural/global business environments
- Partner development