About Felipe Suarez
Felipe has over 28 years of financial, operational and transactional experience across a broad range of domestic and international companies. He is a performance-oriented executive, strategic and broader thinker with a strong sense of urgency.
Felipe began his training with Arthur Andersen and later with Earnst & Young. He has served in a variety of industries including: manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, medical equipments, upstream and oilfield services. He has led teams of cross-functional professionals in several locations, in the implementation of effective operational strategies. Felipe is fully bilingual English/Spanish and proficient in Portuguese.
He has extensive experience with:
- The sale and acquisitions of companies, startups, turnarounds, integrations and bankruptcies
- Implementation and operational control of companies and operations in Central and South America as well as Asia
- Improving cash flow
- Bank relations
- Strategic planning
- Financial reporting
- Financial administration
- Establishing and implementing processes and procedures
- Building company culture
- Contract review
- Lease transactions
- Human Resources
- Payroll and managing the acquisition and sale of companies
Felipe grew up in Venezuela and have been expat to Latin America on several occations. Lives in Spring and has 4 children and enjoys travelling with his wife Paulina. He has Shodan rank in karate Kyokushin and Nidan rank in Judo. Have participated on several Karate World Championships; and Judo tournaments in Latin America, now plays golf. He is fluent in English, Spanish and conversational in Portuguese.
Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, Venezuela
Colorado Tech University Colorado Spring, CO
The Financial Executives Networking Group (FENG)