Francisco has 19 years of experience in IT and business development. He is responsible for Health Industry Sector in Latin America and board member of Pixeon. Before join at Microsoft, he was in GE where he held a General Manager position for Healthcare IT, responsible for full P&L management across the LATAM region for almost 3 years. Prior to this, Francisco spent 8 years with Microsoft Brazil where he held various positions building the company’s industry partner channel in both the public and healthcare sectors in Brazil. Before Microsoft, Francisco was the General Manager at Universo Online, a major Internet service provider in Brazil. Francisco earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Computer Science from the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, a specialization in both Public Sector and Public Management from Fundação Getulio Vargas, as well as a specialization in Public Sector Business from George Washington University.