Nov 9, 2015
Globant's CEO was recognized with the Innovative CEO of the year award by Apertura Magazine, El Cronista and Information Technology.
Martín Migoya is Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Globant, tasked with growing the Company to become an international leader in the creation of digital journeys. Martín is also responsible for team building, corporate culture, revenue generation, and executing Globant’s corporate strategy.
Since 2003, Martín has helped grow Globant from a startup to a public company with more than 5,000 employees in the U.S., U.K., Spain, Brazil, Colombia, México, Chile, Uruguay, Peru, Argentina and India. Globant is now listed on the NYSE under the ticker GLOB and its solutions have been featured as case studies by such prestigious universities as Harvard, MIT and Stanford. With more than 20 years of experience in the IT market, Martín is passionate about inspiring future entrepreneurs and speaks at premiere international events, including the World Business Forum, Endeavor Gala and Nearshore Americas.
Martín is a member of the Young President´s Organization (YPO) and a board member and director of Endeavor Argentina. He was awarded the Bravo Business Awards Emerging CEO of the Year in 2011 and was recognized as Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young in 2013. Martín holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from La Plata University and a Masters degree in Business Administration from CEMA University.
CHIEF OF STAFFBIO
Martín Umaran is a co-founder and Chief of Staff at Globant, responsible for coordinating back office activities, supporting executives in daily projects and acting as a liaison to senior management. He is also responsible for Globant’s mergers and acquisitions process, as well as other strategic initiatives. Martín has extensive experience in business and operations management for the technology and logistics industries.
Alongside the other Globant co-founders, Martín was selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur in 2005. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from La Plata University and a Masters in Business Administration from IDEA University.
Chief Strategy OfficerBIO
As Chief Strategy Officer, Guillermo is responsible for helping in developing, communicating and executing corporate strategic initiatives as well as developing high level relationships and big deals. Previously, Guillermo has served as a COO for almost 9 years and has been a key player and an exceptional professional helping Globant become the world class company we are today. He joined the board of Globant in 2007 as Chief Business Officer to assist the company's worldwide growth.
Guillermo started his career as a software engineer in the mid-seventies, working for companies such as Burroughs, Wang and Convergente Technologies, among others. He then joined Sisteco, a Juncal Group company, where he continued advancing his career in software, R&D management, sales management and operations management. In 1993, Guillermo joined Sun Microsystems, where he held several management positions.
Throughout his career, Guillermo has participated in several start-ups, been a board member for multiple organizations including business chambers and not-for-profit organizations and led organization in Argentina, US, UK, Chile, Brazil, Venezuela, and Colombia.
Guibert Englebienne is Chief Technology Officer and co-founder of Globant. In his role, Guibert contributes to Globant’s focus on innovation and creativity, leading Globant’s most cutting edge practices, including Big Data, Mobile, Cloud, Wearables and Cognitive Computing. He also created and leads the Premier League at Globant, an elite group of technology professionals, and spearheaded Globant Labs, where the team explores emerging technologies and prototype solutions. Prior to co-founding Globant, Guibert worked as a scientific researcher at IBM and also served as Head of Technology for CallNow.com Inc.
Guibert is also president and chairman at Endeavor Argentina and was included in the Globalization Today’s “Powerful 25” list, positioning him as one of the industry´s most influential leaders. He speaks at various events around the world, including Communicating the Museum, La Red Innova, Innotribe and South American Business Forum.
Guibert holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering from the Universidad Nacional del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires in Argentina.
Alejandro Scannapieco is the Chief Financial Officer of Globant, in charge of corporate finance and treasury, accounting and tax, financial reporting, investor relations and the expansion of new offices. Alejandro successfully led the Company to its IPO in July 2014, making Globant the first IT services company from Latin America to be listed on the NYSE.
Prior to joining Globant in 2008, Alejandro previously served as Chief Financial Officer at Microsoft South Cone and Patagon South America, as well as Senior Finance Analyst at JP Morgan. Alejandro has a post-graduate degree in capital markets, a degree in public accounting and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina. He has also completed a post-graduate degree in finance from Torcuato Di Tella University.
CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICERBIO
Guillermo is the Chief People Officer at Globant, where he leads the People Careers, People Champions and People Care teams. In this role, Guillermo is in charge of bringing innovation to Globant’s culture and internal processes and enhancing the company as one of the best places to work in the region.
Before joining Globant, Guillermo was Human Resources director for Microsoft Argentina and Uruguay, where he was in charge of leading the company´s human resources policies, developing internal talent, and maintaining diversity and inclusion. Prior to that, he was the Human Resources Director for Pampa Energia and EDS Argentina and Chile. He was also appointed as Bumeran´s Country Manager in Argentina, and worked in the Human Resources, Corporate Communications and Community Relations departments at Techint.
Guillermo has a degree in Political Science from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) and has post-graduate degrees in Business and Human Resources from Cornell University.
EVP CORP. AFFAIRSBIO
As Globant’s Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs, Néstor is in charge of Globant's relationship with governments and chambers to continue expanding the Company’s global presence.
Néstor has extensive experience in the information technology industry. Prior to co-founding Globant, Nestor worked on several projects related to Geographic Information Systems for Light Rio de Janeiro, an electricity provider in Brazil, and UTE, a public electricity provider in Uruguay. He has also worked as a consultant on issues related to IT development, strategy and operations in the oil and gas market, for ENAP Chile and YPF Argentina.
Prior to becoming EVP of Corporate Affairs, Néstor was Globant's EVP of Innovation Labs. As such, he led the development of Glow, an advanced tool that enables Globant to exactly match the skill requirements for a given project’s scope with the Company’s resource pools, building high performance teams with the perfect mixture of skills for each product development need. The tool has been recognized in the InfoWorld Awards in 2009 as one of the Best IT Projects of the year.
Together with the three Globant co-founders, Néstor was recognized as an Endeavor Entrepreneur in 2005. Néstor has lived and worked in Argentina, Chile and Brazil. He holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from La Plata University and a degree in Business Direction from IAE University.
Chief Delivery OfficerBIO
Patricia Pomies is Chief Delivery Officer at Globant, in charge of the overall strategy around quality of service and delivery.
Patricia initially joined Globant as Business Unit (BU) Director where she managed one of main BUs at the company. As such, she was responsible for the its business and operations in US and Latam, with particular focus in expanding EU market, which she led successfully.
Before joining Globant, Patricia was the Director of Educ.ar Portal, a key initiative within Argentina’s Ministry of Education, which aimed to bring together principals, teachers, students and families around the adoption of ICT in education. Additionally, she was responsible for content production and tracking of “Equality Connect“, a program directly supported by the Presidency of Argentina, created with the objective for distributing more than 3.5 million netbooks within the public education system.
Patricia has a background on Communication Sciences, she has been a Professor of Social Communication at Maimonides University and Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences at the University of Buenos Aires.
Chief of Technology StudiosBIO
Diego is CTO of Globant Studios, in charge of all technical people, overall technology and Studios’ value proposition.
Diego joined Globant in 2008 as a leader for a development group. He quickly took the Technical Director role for one of Globant’s major account, a leading gaming company. He was then appointed as Studio Partner for Gaming, a position he held for over five years. He also run the IoT studio for a year and was part of the team that started the Discover studio before being appointed as CTO.
Diego has more than 15 years of experience developing small, mid and large scale software. With strong background in desktop, embedded and backend development and love for C/C++, gaming and graphics.
Chief of technology StaffBIO
Pablo is Globant’s Chief of Technology Staff, responsible for the technology department, with focus on capacity planning and quality of delivery strategies.
Pablo joined Globant in 2014 as a Delivery Director leading the integration and delivery of a development group that was part of an acquisition. Since then, he has moved to different leadership roles including being the leading Partner of the Quality Engineering Studio, one of the largest technology groups at Globant. In August 2016, Pablo was appointed as Chief of Technology Staff with the mission of consolidating best practices for capacity planning and quality of delivery across Studios worldwide.
Pablo has more than 20 years of experience leading technology groups for off-shore, near-shore and onshore delivery, delivering small, mid range and large scale IT solutions.
Chief Capacity OfficerBIO
Ignacio Cantalupo is Globant’s Chief Capacity Officer, in charge of the overall strategy of Recruiting and Staffing worldwide.
Ignacio Joined Globant at the very first stage of the company, being one of the first employees. Ignacio served at different management roles throughout the last 14 years at Globant: VP & Business Unit Managing Director, VP Operations, Delivery Manager, Program Manager, Area Manager and Creative Director.
Ignacio has worked in the IT industry since 1997 embracing an entrepreneurial spirit as co-founder of two startups before joining Globant.
As Globant’s Chief Information Officer, Gustavo is responsible for the Company’s infrastructure team (IT operations and information security), enterprise applications, and IT services. Prior to that, Gustavo served as Executive Vice President, Delivery, managing Globant’s delivery partners, staffing, recruiting, PM Office, and site managers.
Gustavo has extensive experience in IT Consulting. Before joining Globant, he worked at various renowned companies such as Siemens-Itron Business Services, Paradigma Consultores Asociados and Pecom Nec. Prior to that, he led a Consulting team at Correo Argentino, where he was in charge of redefining the 33 postal processing centers and of implementing the “Track&Trace” System across the country.
Gustavo holds a degree in Industry Engineering from Buenos Aires University, and a Master degree in Business Administration from IDEA, with a specialization in strategy by the London Business School.
Javier Gagliardo is a seasoned global leader with more than 25 years of experience in technology organizations and service providers. On February 2010, he joined Globant in Argentina as Vice President of Business, ‘Big Data and High Performance' & 'Cloud Computing' studios.
In October 2010 he relocated to the United States, establishing Globant’s east coast New York City operations and covering different Business Development roles until early 2017 as Vice President, Senior Executive Director, and Managing Director Business Development.
He started his career as an Independent ERP Consultant in 1992 and in 1998 became Technical Account Manager of Microsoft Argentina where he received the 1999 General Manager award.
In 2000 became Founder and Executive Director of an Internet Incubator, one year later Javier started as Business Development Manager at Software del Plata (SDP), a leading Microsoft partner for Latin America at that time; later on became he became General Manager and Company Director when the company was acquired by Teleperformance Group where he performed as Strategic Sales Director in the later years.
Javier holds a Licentiate in Systems and Computer Science, and a Systems Analyst major, both from the Catholic University of Argentina (UCA) where he graduated with honors.
Patricio has been General Counsel for Globant since May 2013. From 2002 to 2006 and from 2007 to 2013, he worked as a corporate and banking law associate at Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal. Between 2006 and 2007, he was an International Associate at the New York office of Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP. Prior to that, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Baker & McKenzie. Mr. Rojo holds a law degree from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina, as well as a post-graduate degree in law and economics from Torcuato Di Tella University.
Wanda Weigert has been Globant’s Communications & Marketing Director since 2007. She joined the company in 2005 as a senior consultant in the Internet marketing department before creating and supervising Globant's communications department. She has participated on Globant's growth from a small startup to a multinational public company since 2014. The organization is now listed on the NYSE under the ticker GLOB.
As our Communications & Marketing Director, she has two main goals. On one side, she supervises all global Corporate Communications programs, including Globant's relationships with the press in the US, Latin America, Europe and Asia, internal and external communications strategies, crisis communications and Globant's Corporate Social Responsibility programs. On the other side, she is in charge of Globant's Stay Relevant department, which includes all the programs related to enhancing the company's relations with its customers. The main goal is to help clients stay fit for their businesses challenges. Within this area, she supervises research, marketing activities, analyst relations, content production and more.
Wanda has more than 15 years of experience in Communications and PR. Prior to joining Globant she worked at Jota Group, a Publishing House where she was responsible for the development of corporate communications tools for different multinational customers. Wanda has a Bachelor Degree in Social Communications (Austral University) and post-graduate studies in Marketing (UCA).
CTO NA & EMEABIO
Guillermo Bodnar is Chief Technology Officer of the U.S. at Globant. Based in San Francisco, Guillermo is charged with ensuring continued innovation and creativity throughout Globant’s technological solutions. Prior to joining Globant in 2011, he co-founded KnGrid, a service that helps communities harness the benefits of an online liquid market for the smart grid. He was also Chief Information Officer at Arbinet, which provides international voice and IP solutions to carriers and service providers, and led the implementation of Rightsrouter for Broad Street Digital, the first global platform enabling music labels to manage digital rights and control content distribution.
Guillermo holds a Systems Engineering and Computer Science degree from UNICEN, Universidad del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires.
EVP SOUTH ASIABIO
As EVP of South Asia, Sandeep has more than 20 years of experience with global software development setups, with an impeccable track record of organizational leadership and product delivery management.
He was Senior Director at Symantec (India), where he led the Server Management Group. He was instrumental in setting up well-rounded teams with diverse skills sets for multiple VERITAS products.
Sandeep holds a B Tech (Honours) in Electronics from Bhilai Institute of Technology and an M Tech from IIT, Delhi (1993), where he was awarded the best incoming PG student.
Head of DiscoverBIO
Chris Averill, an industrial design graduate, has been pioneering customer centric innovation and digital transformation for over 20 years. He launched the world's first consumer interactive TV service in 1996 and set up his consultancy WAE in 2003. Since joining Globant as head of Discover, in between the occasional sailing trip, Chris has lead Globant's efforts to help corporations reduce the gap between innovation and delivery with the aim of humanising technology for everyone.
EVP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENTBIO
Daniel has over 20 years of international business development, marketing and management experience in the IT industry.
Currently, he is Globant's EVP of Business Development and Marketing in and around New York, DC, Boston, Miami, Chicago and Houston. Prior to Globant, Daniel held various senior roles at EMC Corporation over more than a decade. His last position at EMC was Senior Director of Globalization Services.
Formerly, he was Managing Editor of Soft-Letter, a newsletter focusing on business issues and trends in personal computer software publishing. At Soft-Letter, Daniel also managed and deployed various first-generation e-business websites. He began his career at McGraw-Hill as an economic analyst and reporter for various publications.
He holds a B.A. from Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and an MBA in International Management and Marketing from Suffolk University.
VP Services over PlatformsBIO
Axel is responsible for Globant’s Services over Platforms offering, supervising both product strategy and engineering and design teams. Prior to joining Globant, Axel worked at SAS Institute where he led the Business Development organization for Latin America. Prior to that, he was the Pre-Sales Director for Vignette in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Axel started his career with Wordperfect and Novell as a Netmaster before co-founding e-Corp, where he served as CTO until the company was acquired by Skyonline.He holds an MBA from IAE and a B. S. in Systems and Sciences from CAECE University.
Nov 9, 2015
Globant's CEO was recognized with the Innovative CEO of the year award by Apertura Magazine, El Cronista and Information Technology.