Speakers

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Max Pedró, Co-Founder & President

Max Pedró

Co-Founder & President, Takeoff Technologies

Max Pedro is the President, COO and Co-Founder of Takeoff Technologies, Inc. Max is an eCommerce and Financial Services entrepreneur and executive with a strong track record of transforming industries, re-imagining retail and delighting customers. Deep experience in the Retail and Financial Services industries, encompassing leading business, start-ups & turnarounds , strategy formulation and team based execution.Prior to Takeoff, Max was Lead of Financial Services issuance and supplier financing businesses, and co-lead of card acceptance negotiations, including P&L, strategy, business development, M&A and risk management/controls for Wal-Mart's International businesses, which included 24 countries.He graduated from Institute of Technology of Buenos Aires. He also holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, in which he obtained the highest honors (Baker Scholar) in 2002.