Mario is our Operations Manager at Social Innovation Fund Ireland.
Mario has a wide range of experience including 2 years as a social entrepreneur in his native Spain; 7 years as an evaluator of EU funded international development programmes with a special focus on systems, structures, and processes that can set them up for success; and 5 years + previous experience working in Asia (Malaysia, Indonesia) putting in place systems and operations for a new biotechnology start-up.
He has also worked in sales, moving into an operations role from there to ensure clear links between customer needs and the ability of operations to deliver to these.
He likes travelling and getting to know new people and cultures interacting actively with them. He also loves music and dancing!