in the acquisition and divestiture of several companies based
in the U.S., Canada and South America and he designed the legal,
tax, and treasury structure for operations in several countries
in Latin America. Mr. Cosentino began his career at Arthur Andersen,
is a Certified Public Accountant in Argentina, holds a Masters
Degree in International Management from The American Graduate
School of International Management in Arizona and is a graduate
from Universidad de Buenos Aires.
Mr. Polito is an Architect graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires de Arquitectura y Urbanismo in Argentina.
Director, Business Development
Mr. Polito, aged 54, is a founder of TIP Inc., a company that facilitates the search of audiovisual content over the Internet. Prior to that, he developed his main professional activities as an architect in the area of industrial maintenance and civil works with his own companies. Some of his customers include the Honorable Congreso de la Nación Argentina, Presidencia de la Nación Casa de Gobierno de la Nación Argentina (Casa Rosada), Fate, Aluar, Nec Argentina, Sideco Americana, Cencosud Unicenter Shopping, Hoteles Panamericano Buenos Aires and Bariloche, Hotel Guaraní Corrientes, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, Hotel Intercontinental, Sade Shopping Costa Salguero, Irsa Abasto Shopping, Embassy of the República Federativa do Brasil, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Dutch Embassy, Clínica Bazterrica, Hotel Palazzo Ariete, Bingo Adrogué, Embassy of the Kingdom of Morrocco, Estudio Sepra Peralta Ramos, Universidad del Salvador, Universidad de Belgrano and Universidad Católica Argentina.
Carlos A. Lacú
Director, Consulting Division
Mr. Lacú, age 68, was Business Development Manager for 12 years
at Perez Companc Group, one of the largest Argentine conglomerates.
He participated of the 1990's privatization of state-owned entities
in Argentina in the telecommunications sector (ENTel / Telecom
of Argentina and CRT, Brazil) and in power generation (Segba /
Edesur, Central Costanera and Piedra del Aguila). Mr. Lacú developed
several real estate projects for the Perez Companc Group, among
them the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires and three major
shopping centers: Alto Palermo, Buenos Aires Design & Alto Avellaneda
and several condominiums (Saint George Village, Plaza). In addition,
he developed over 80 business projects in areas such as heavy
industries (Mellor Goodwin, EMA, Tubos y Perfiles), computing
(Microsistemas), telecommunications (PecomNEC, Telsys) and biotechnology
(Biotica). He participated in the generation of the business,
in the formation of joint ventures and in the actual takeovers,
as the initial general manager and member of the board. Prior
to joining the DC&G team, Mr. Lacú was Special Projects Manager
of NEC Argentina S.A. in charge of diversifying NEC business strategy
in Argentina in the areas of telecommunications and computing.
He managed international bids, with the International Telecommunication
Union at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, and others
involving NEC do Brasil. Previously, Mr. Lacú worked 11 years
as CFO of the SIDER Group (Techint) managing the operation with
28 banks and 11 financial institutions as counterparprts. Mr.
Lacú is a Certified Public Accountant in Argentina and a graduate
of Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina. He holds a Ph.D. in
Economics from Universidad de la Plata, Argentina, and a Graduate
Degree in International Business and Trade from Université de
Bruxelles, in Belgium.
Jorge R. Diez
Manager Information Systems
Mr. Diez, age 59, holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from
Universidad de Buenos Aires. He served as Director of Computel,
a computer design company he co-founded. The company developed
several software projects for the lodging and restaurant industry
in Buenos Aires. At FLENI, a Neurological Medical Center Mr. Diez
was in charge of medical imaging systems and all minicomputers.
He also worked free lance in the design of High End Audio and
Sound Reinforcement equipment. At DC&G, he has developed proprietary
on-line financial software and analytic trading packages currently
in use, together with the internal back office accounting system.
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