Seasoned entrepreneur with 25+ years experience building and managing businesses and 5+ years full-time technology transfer experience. Founder of eight companies. Raised more than $15 million in working capital and successfully negotiated multiple acquisitions including an 8-figure asset sale and the sale of two technology companies. Skilled at data analysis and presentation. Able to multitask and stay organized in a fast-paced environment. Detail oriented with excellent problem solving, decision making, and communication skills. Six patents. Extensive travel experience with over 20 years living abroad including Latin America, Europe, and Eastern Europe. Fluent in Spanish. Conversant in French.