Amilkar Torres

Global Citizen

Amilkar Torres

Global Citizen

I am a globally experienced and multicultural Senior Executive with over 17 years of experience managing a wide range of innovative products and services for fast paced and entrepreneurial “private equity like” organizations across multiple digital industries. Covering a broad business portfolio I am an expert at matching business needs to technologies while at the same time I can identify, strategically plan and drive new businesses based on new emerging technologies, whether these businesses are build from the ground up or through acquisition. Today my title is Group Product Delivery Director for Digicel Group, where i have global responsibility for all Products and Services technologies across all of the countries Digicel operates, covering Caribbean, Central America and South Pacific regions. I am responsible for the selection, negotiation, development and implementation of all the products and services that Digicel launches in any of its markets, this covers traditional telecoms value added services, value offers, self service just to name a few. Moreover I am the chief technical advisor to the business for our products and offers capabilities as well as for all new business lines, ranging from Mobile Financial Services to Mobile Marketing to Content Services, just to name few. I typically serve as the primary technology lead for any Venture Capital like investment Digicel ventures into, which has resulted in various investments in leading Silicon Valley companies. Prior to this I served as the Group Products Director for Digicel with overall Commercial and Technical responsibility for all Products and Services across the Caribbean and Central America where I oversaw revenues in excess of a 150M USD per year with a YoY growth of 15% during the global economic downturn.

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    • Digicel