Ricardo Aurelio Cruz Rivera
GLOBIS Graduate; R&D/Operations Specialist
Ricardo is a GLOBIS Graduate and former President of the Full-time MBA 2016 batch. Born and raised in a small port-town in northeast Mexico, he holds a major in Electronic Systems Engineering. Shortly after, he began his career at Motorola Inc., supporting the Embedded Communications Computing group to establish operations at a new manufacturing facility in Nogales, Mexico. He enjoyed having a first-hand experience of production line life. Afterwards, he was attracted by Technicolor Inc. to work under the Research Development Department, raising a site at Monterrey, Mexico from scratch. As a Project Manager, he was given the opportunity to coordinate a multi-discipline team spread across different geographical locations such as USA, Mexico, Brazil, China, Taiwan and India. With more than 10 years of experience in R&D and operations of consumer electronics, he enjoys learning about the new enabling technologies that will uphold the upcoming Industry 4.0 trend.