Board of Advisors

Elaine L. Arozarena

Elaine is a world-renowned International Advisor and is founding partner of Global Strategic Advise Services with vast experience in the world of emerging markets and change management. More...

Eugene D. Atkinson

Founder and Managing Director at Atkinson Capital since June 2005. More...

Hernan F. Calabro

Chief Executive Officer of Global Express Argentina, S.A., a premier custom brokerage, freight forwarding. More...

Eduardo Castro-Wright

Eduardo is an investor, with portfolio companies in Silicon Valley, Southern More...

Sergio Costa, Ph.D. MSEd

Dr. Sergio Costa is Lecturer and Director of Online Learning for the CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy. More...

Dr. Peter Cressy

Dr. Peter Cressy, a distinguished educator and retired U.S. Navy Rear Admiral, has served as President and CEO of the Distilled Spirits Council, President of the Massachusetts Maritime Academy, and Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. More...

John D’Agostino

Managing Director of DMS Governance – the world’s largest private company governance firm, and is one of the firm’s Governance practice leaders, providing guidance and independent oversight to boards of directors in a variety of industries. More...

Lou Della Penna, Jr.

Executive Vice President, Brown & Brown Metro, LLC Lou began his career as a MetLife Sales Executive in 1988. He joined his father in 1989 as the second employee of what went on to become the largest Public-Sector Employee Benefits Broker/Consultant operation in New Jersey, LDP Consulting Group, Inc. Lou served as LDP’s President for five years prior to the firm being acquired by Brown & Brown Insurance in 2008. Over the past 13 years his leadership role enhanced by two internal mergers, and his responsibility has grown dramatically with over $1.0 Billion in client premiums under management. More...

Alvaro Diez de Medina

A corporate securities attorney by trade, Mr. Diez de Medina runs a Global Macro Multi Family Office for Latin American High Net-Worth Families, out of Montevideo, Uruguay. More...

Anthony Faulise

Mr. Faulise serves as Student Global’s CTO and Head of Product, and has over 20 years’ experience managing consumer digital and mobile products. He holds an MBA from Duke University and BSE in Engineering from Princeton University. More...

Marco Franco

Mr. Marco Franco is a Senior Financial Markets Executive, currently employed as Treasurer by Banco Davivienda, one of Colombia’s oldest and most respected banks. More...

Stanley Friedman

Stan has served as Managing Director and Chief HR Officer for Fortress Investment Group, while Fortress grew from 550 to 1,100 employees and $26 billion to $56 billion in AUM. More...

Niraj A. Gupta

Mr. Gupta has more than 25 years of combined experience analyzing and investing in the technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT) industries. More...

Patrick Hennessey, M.D.

Patrick is a Johns Hopkins trained ENT surgeon and has engaged in substantial National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded cancer research. He graduated from Carleton College with honors, earning a bachelor’s degree in Biology with a concentration in Biochemistry. More...

Blair M. Jacobs

Blair is a partner in the Intellectual Property practice at Paul Hastings and is based in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. More...

Dr. Jimmy Jung, Ph.D.

Dr. Jimmy Jung currently serves as the Vice President for Enrollment Management at the of University Houston-Downtown. More...

Dr. Eduardo X. Jurado Bejar

Former Chief of Staff to the Honorable Lenin Moreno, President of the Republic of Ecuador. More...

Larry Kirshner

Larry is a Co-President at Frenkel Benefits – an EPIC Company, responsible for the executive management and leadership that drives the operation and success of Frenkel Benefits. More...

Michael Lacovara

Michael is a partner at Latham Watkins, an elite law firm. Mike works in the Litigation Trial Department of the New York office; he is also a member of the Antitrust and Complex Commercial Litigation Practices. More...

Lynn Lax

Lynn served as Head of HR Americas for ICAP’s voice and electronic businesses and then as Global HR Head for ICAP’s voice broking business. More...

Steve Lockton

Steve Lockton is a major shareholder of Lockton Companies, LLC, the world’s largest privately held, independent insurance broker, with annual revenues of roughly 1.6B. More...

David Mazzucco

David is the Chief Operating Officer, Americas Broking for ICAP, a leading wholesale broker and provider of information services in the global financial services industry. More...

Nancy Newman

Nancy Newman serves as Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Viacom Inc., a global entertainment and media conglomerate ranking 221 on the Fortune 500, overseeing MTV, VH1 and LOGO, a network targeting the LGBTQ community. More...

Isabel Noboa de Loor

Founder of well-known Ecuadorian enterprises such as FANN, Luis Noboa Naranjo Foundation, Semillas de Amor Foundation, as well as, The Nobis Foundation, Isabelis a well-known name in the who’s who Ecuadorian financial system. More...

Ryan Nuckols

Ryan Nuckols is the President of Benefit Consulting Insurance Agency, LLC. With over 20 years of experience in the group insurance industry, Ryan has been a top producer and leader throughout his career. More...

Pavlos Protopapas Ph.D.

Pavlos Protopapas received his PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Pennsylvania. More...

Brian Rosner

Brian is a senior attorney with the New Civil Liberties Alliance, a non-profit civil rights group that protects constitutional freedoms from violations by the Administrative State. He has over four decades of experience representing clients at trial and on appeal on dozens of complex civil and criminal matters - in state and federal court. He has also briefed or argued multiple appeals, including over 50 appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and the New York State Court of Appeal. More...

Kevin Scroggins

Kevin is the President of USI for the Southwest region. More...

Dan Weinfurter

Dan is the managing partner of Chicago Growth Consultants LLC, a firm that provides advisory services on growth, sales effectiveness, and new product/services launch. More...