Carlos López-Abadía joins Atento after a successful 30 year career in the technology and consulting industries. Prior to his appointment as Atento’s Chief Executive Officer, he served as DXC Technology’s Vice President and General Manager Consulting, responsible for digital transformation advisory services, including strategic partnerships in the consulting domain. Previously he served as Vice President Global Services for Misys where he led the transformation of the services and software support business and managed a global service delivery network based in major global financial centers and offshore locations. Prior experience also includes, Managing Partner at Accenture and leadership positions at Level 3, McKinsey&Co and AT&T.
Antonio Viana, Director
Mr. Viana-Baptista boasts a long-standing and distinguished career in the telecommunications, technology and investment banking sectors as well as in strategic consultancy. He has been over the years an active investor and advisor in technology companies. Most recently, he held the role of Credit Suisse Senior Advisor for Portugal and from 2011 to 2015, Chief Executive Officer for Spain and Portugal. Before joining Credit Suisse, he spent over a decade in a number of chief executive roles at Telefonica, including CEO of Telefonica International, Telefonica Spain and Chairman and CEO of Telefonica Moviles among others. Prior to this, he spent seven years at Banco Portugues de Investimento (BPI) as an Executive Board member and was a Partner in the Iberia office of McKinsey & Co. He is currently a Non-Executive Board member at Semapa and Jeronimo Martins. Mr. Viana-Baptista holds a degree in Economics and a Master’s in European Economics from Universidad Catolica Portuguesa and an M.B.A. from INSEAD.
Stuart Gent, Director
Mr. Gent has served as a member of our board of directors since September 2014. Mr. Gent joined Bain Capital in 2007 and is a Managing Director in the London office. Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Gent was a Managing Director of Avis UK and a member of the Avis Europe Executive Board. Previously, Mr. Gent was a Partner at Bain & Company where he worked in a variety of industries. Mr. Gent is currently on the Board of Directors of WorldPay, Brakes Bros and EWOS.
Mr. Gent received a BSc from Bristol University in England.
Thomas Iannotti, Lead Director
Mr. Iannotti has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2014. Mr. Iannotti has extensive international experience, including direct leadership of HP’s services business in Latin America. Prior to his retirement in 2011, Mr. Iannotti served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of HP Enterprise Services which provides applications, business process and infrastructure technology outsourcing services, consulting and support to business and government clients around the world. During his last two roles at HP, he was directly responsible for, and had significant exposure to, Latin America, focused on Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Columbia and Costa Rica. Earlier in his career, Mr. Iannotti served as the Vice President and General Manager of Customer Service for the EMEA region at Compaq Computers.
Mr. Iannotti holds a BA from Rhode Island College. He also pursued a management development program from Harvard Business School in 1993.
David Garner, Director
From 2013 through March 2016, Mr. Garner served as executive Chairman and a member of the board of directors of BellSystem24. From 2010 through 2013, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sitel Worldwide. From 1998 through 2003, Mr. Garner was President and Chief Executive Officer of SHPS, Inc. Mr. Garner currently serves as a member of the board of directors of National Directory Assistance, LLC. He holds a B.A. in Technical Communications from Louisiana Tech University.
David Danon, Director
David Danon, 37, has 13 years of experience in the private equity industry. He is currently a Principal of Bain Capital Private Equity (Europe) LP and a board member of Autodistribution, MSX International and Italmatch. Prior to his position at Bain, Mr. Danon worked as an analyst in Lehman Brother’s Merchant Banking division from 2005 to 2008. Mr. Danon has a Master’s in Business from HEC Paris.
Charles Megaw, Director
Charles Megaw, 48, has over 22 years of experience in the business and financial services industry. Mr. Megaw joined Bain Capital in 2007 and is an Operating Partner in the London office. Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Megaw was a Partner at Bain & Company where he worked in a variety of industries. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of MSX International. Mr. Megaw holds an MA and PhD from the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.
Vishal Jugdeb, Chairperson, Director
Vishal Jugdeb, Director. Mr. Jugdeb has served as a member of our board of directors since October 2015. Mr. Jugdeb is a Corporate Manager of Bain Capital, LLC, Luxembourg, which he joined in 2014. Prior to that, he served as Senior Manager at Alter Domus Luxembourg S.à r.l., a provider of corporate and management services. Mr. Jugdeb comes with over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry and currently acts as a board member on the holding companies of various Bain Capital investments such as Apple Leisure, Bravida, Edcon, Ideal Standard, and Ibstock. Mr. Jugdeb is a Chartered Certified Accountant and Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He is also an Associate Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.