Chief Strategy and International Business Development Officer
Gilbert leads Global Business Development at New A.G.E., where he identifies and executes strategic opportunities and transactions. A Silicon Valley native, he brings global operating experience spanning 30 years in roles as co-founder, senior executive, CEO, Vice President, Director and strategic advisor at technology companies.
He began his career in engineering and held senior management roles in product management, marketing, sales, business development, strategy and corporate development, serving in leadership positions at innovative technology companies spanning a diverse set of industries, customer segments, company sizes and stages. One example is Digivera, a solutions integrator in Latin America that Gilbert led as President and CEO for 10 years. Digivera serves the financial, manufacturing, retail, healthcare and government industries. Launched in Argentina, Gilbert was able to expand the customer base to include customers in Mexico, North America and Europe. The company was recognized as one of the top 100 security companies to watch.
He has extensive international operations experience spanning 50 plus countries with disciplined leadership in Asia-Pacific, EMEA, and the Americas, leading corporate expansion initiatives throughout the regions.
Gilbert serves as an Advisory Partner with Acatera Ventures, an advisory and consulting firm to early stage startups since its inception in 2012. Gilbert’s passion is in crafting and executing innovative and highly lucrative business models. His successful track record defining strategic plans and forming winning partnerships with the most incredible global organizations will support New A.G.E.’s goals of growth and innovation for its customers.