|harvard business school, OPM||2007|
Mr. Giberti is a successful entrepreneur and angel investor with more than 20 years of intensive experience in marketing and communications with focus on the media, internet and events industry. After several years in a successful career as a corporate executive at Apple computers, Mr. Giberti decided to give free rein to his entrepreneurial spirit and became: • Co-founder and Board Member of Mind Opener, a leading publishing group in Latin America that was later sold to British Pearson Media Group, and • Co-founder and Board Member of e-mind, an internet and media communications company that was sold to Liberty Media. • President, CEO and co-founder of Mind Trainer, a firm specialized in the organization of major regional trade-shows and events. After a very successful growth, regional expansion and partnerships, including a long term relationship with E.J.Krause, Reed Elsevier bought a controlling position in the business in the year 2005, and Mr. Giberti became its president and regional partner for the events and trade show division in Latin America, role he has been performing since then. Under Mr. Giberti leadership, Reed Exhibitions Latin America became the leading company in the region organizing more than 50 events annually in different markets in Latin America including Brazil, Mexico and Argentina. Over the course of his business career, Mr. Giberti has been awarded a number of distinctions in his field, including, among others, the 1999 Entrepreneur of the year Award and was named one of the top 100 most influential people on the global convention and exhibition business by the Trade Show Week magazine. Mr. Giberti is a Harvard Business School OPM Graduate, and member of YPO, the Young Presidents Organization.
Specialties:Entrepreneurship, media, Internet, new business development, mergers and acquisitions