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Jorge Partidas

Technology

Jorge Partidas is a highly successful mobile entrepreneur who holds special interest in connecting the Americas as a unified marketplace. For the past 10 years, Partidas has focused on new media and mobile ventures.

In 2002 Partidas founded WAU Móvil, for which he now serves as CEO, as a leader in the field of mobile connectivity throughout Latin America. WAU partners with over 50 mobile operators through offices in 17 countries and enables leading global technology companies who wish to deploy their services throughout the region. Before founding WAU, Jorge was CEO at LatCel (a joint venture with the Cisneros group of companies), a mobile service provider focused on serving US Hispanic wireless subscribers. Prior to LatCel, Mr. Partidas founded various successful startups in the hospitality, IT infrastructure and commodities trading industries. 

Mr. Partidas is a frequent keynote speaker at new media and mobile industry related events. He serves on the Board of Directors of LatCel, eDioma and is Vice Chairman of the Board at the Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF), Latin America chapter. Jorge was a founding member of the Venezuelan Entrepreneurs Organization and is currently an active member of EO (Entrepreneurs Organization). 

Mr. Partidas holds an Economics’ degree from Caracas' UCAB (1999) and is a sports enthusiast, having successfully completed 8 marathons and 2 Ironman races.

Highlights: Co-Founder and CEO of WAU Movil; Former CEO of LatCel

Board Experience: WAU Movil

Location: Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area