Advisory Board/Board of Directors | Business Sale | Financial | General Business Facilitator | Management | Strategic Planning | Post-Acquisition Integration | Organizational Transition & Team Building | Corporate Restructuring and Performance Improvement
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What is my background and experience?
Jorge has 35 years of experience as Executive Vice President, Management of Corporate Finance and Management of Regional Operating Levels. He has a wide range of experiences in international and domestic businesses in Europe, Africa, Latin America, Caribbean and North America, and he has resided and worked in Brazil, Switzerland and the USA.
In 2014, Jorge founded JClaudio Consulting Inc., a management-consulting firm specializing in small and medium sized businesses.
Most recently, Jorge was a Senior Executive Vice President with extensive experience doing business in the Americas, and held the position of EVP of Latin America and the Caribbean at Intertek USA, a multi-national product inspection, testing and certification company headquartered in London. In this role, he managed Country Managers in 12 countries and was responsible for M&A, strategic planning, new business development, P&L operations management, team building and leadership, business process reengineering and project management. He was exposed to various industries in Latin America, the Caribbean and other regions, including oil & gas, food & beverage, mineral, agriculture, among others.
Previously, Jorge worked at Societe Generale de Surveillance (SGS), a multinational company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, that provides product inspection, testing and certification services. Jorge held numerous executive management positions including Vice President for Latin America, Vice President Financial Controller for South America, Global Budget and Reporting Director, and Chief Financial Officer for Brazil operations.
Jorge has a degree in Economics from the Catholic University of Petropolis and an Executive MBA from Coppead Rio de Janeiro. He has also participated in numerous management and executive courses in Switzerland, USA and Brazil.
Jorge speaks Portuguese and English with reading and spoken knowledge of French and Spanish.