5 January 2017 - Maria Hernandez

Innovation expert.


He is a facilitator and specialist in strategic innovation, with more than 20 years of experience in the implementation of innovation and entrepreneurship processes and tools in the corporate sector and Startups in Latin America.

Co-founder of Impact Hub Corporate Services and Business Director of THINK for Latin America, the school of innovation and creative leadership founded with the collaboration of McKinsey, Amazon, Pixar and the Stanford School of design in Amsterdam. Juan Claudio has attended programs in Stanford mediaX, Vancouver, Lisbon, Sao Paulo and Shanghai.

He has worked as an advisor and coach of strategy and innovation for Fortune 1000 and many companies. Among its clients and friends are companies and institutions such as the World Bank, the German Development Agency – GIZ, AES, PWC, Brenntag, Grupo Lamosa México, LG, CadburyAdams, Saber Travel Network, American Express, BBVA, and Cinepolis. He is advisor and mentor for several ventures in Edtech, Big Data and urban mobility.

Juan Claudio has been a lecturer and facilitator in more than 200 regional events. He is an instructor of the TEC Beyond program at Tecnológico de Monterrey. Collaborator of the book “Innovation the Art of Inventing the Future” with Luigi Valdés and the book “Knowledge and Competencies in 21st Century Organizations”.

Trained in the THINK executive innovation and creative leadership program in the Netherlands and the Strategos Strategic Innovation program, the innovation consulting firm founded and directed by Gary Hamel. Juan Claudio graduated in Industrial Engineer at University of Western Michigan, and has a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the Manchester Business School in England and the Rotterdam Business School in Holland.