Ariel is an operations and business development leader with tech startup, fortune 500, and engineering consulting experience. He is Director at Blue River Capital Partners, an investment management firm in commercial real estate. In 2016, he joined Rubicon Global as Director of Supply Chain and played a leading role during the hyper growth phase of this mission-driven startup, helping it reach a billion dollar valuation.
In 2013, he was appointed in the Finance Commission of the Association of National Olympic Committees, a subsidiary of the International Olympic Committee. Ariel has an MBA from Emory University and a BS in Engineering from the University of Manitoba, Canada. Born and raised in Panama, he loves sports and is a fan of Real Madrid and the Chicago Cubs.