Edgar is a Managing Partner of Gnoci, a Global Management by Design Firm that designs Human Centric Transformational initiatives for Small to Medium Enterprises. He also is Board Director at Anath Foundation, a Think Tank nonprofit that globally promotes Sustainable R& D in Education and Governance.
Edgar is also a Fulbright Scholar and a Professor of Practice at Georgetown University and several other Leading American and European Universities Facilitating, Researching, and Writing on Management, Entrepreneurship, Organizational Development, Data Analytics, Information Technology, and Ethics. Edgar is the Founder of WizBlizz and Metroculture, both Tech accelerators at the intersection of Social Entrepreneurship, Data Sciences, and Artificial Intelligence.
Edgar consulted for several Big4, Tech Firms, Higher Education Institutions, Biopharmaceutical, FMCG, Financial, Health Care, Environmental and Nonprofit Organizations. He led multimillion-dollar projects where he developed strategies to enhance the competitive setting of the organizations. Edgar traveled and worked in over 60 countries from North America, South America to Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and East Asia.
Edgar holds a Doctorate in Organizational Development/Learning from UPENN-Wharton-GSE and several post-graduate degrees in Management, Computer Science, Health Care Management, and Higher Education Management from leading Universities. His research focuses on Organizational Design, Learning, Data Sciences, Higher Education, Complexity Theory, Change Management, Sustainability, and Ecotheology. Recently he’s been writing in the Digital Humanities, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Venture Capitalism. Edgar is Fluent in English, French, Arabic, Proficient in Spanish, Knowledgeable in Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Greek, Latin, Syriac, and others.
Edgar competes in Squash, Shotokan Karate, Skiing, and Triathlons. He plays the Piano, and the Violin enjoys world travel, and is an avid environmentalist.