Art Burris has more than two decades of progressive business development and transformation experience as well as cross-team functional leadership that enabled him to significantly impact profitability and growth objectives by $2.4B for PayPal, Microsoft and GE Financial Services. His understanding of complex business processes and financial principles and practices, including transfer functions enables him to analyze enterprise needs and quickly develop plans and execute solutions to facilitate operating growth and improvements.
He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. He is also a Certified GE Six Sigma Black Belt, and holds Microsoft certifications for Capability Maturity Model Integration for Services (CMMI) and IT Operations (ITSM/ITIL/ITLC/SDLC).
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Bekure TamiratDirector of Operations (Ethiopia)
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Merkeb MengistuDirector of Marketing (Ethiopia)
Merkeb Mengistu has over 7 years experience in sales & marketing. She has experience in the FMCG, IT training and mobile industry. She first ventured into her professional journey with a law degree,
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Dubbing his personal blog “The Technological African” was a way for Abou Kone, a Cote d’Ivoire native now living in Maryland, to shock and refactor the thinking of his American developer