Management Team

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ARGENTINA

CTO Taller Technologies

FABIO GRIGORJEV – CEO, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES GROUP

Fabio has more than 18 years of experience as a developer and project manager specializing in software solutions for the Wireless Telecommunications industry and Telehealth application.

Since 1992 Fabio has built and led highly competitive teams that have delivered outstanding results for companies that understand the value of global services delivery. As an Agile thinker, Team Leader, Project Manager, Certified Scrum Master (CSM), and Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP), Fabio is laser-focused on managing development engagements where the synergies of people, processes, and tools result in quality outcomes to customer stakeholders.

Fabio utilizes the Agile offshore development team model to execute remote development engagements across multiple platforms and Web 2.0 applications. He continues to expand his experience in CMMI Level 5 organizations and participates in several standards entities (IEEE, Bluetooth, Continua Health Care).

CEO Taller Technologies

OMAR CHAIG – PRESIDENTE & COO, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES ARGENTINA

Omar has extensive, hands-on experience in building and supporting teams by creating motivating and encouraging environments where people can thrive each and every day.

Omar’s ability to guide individuals and teams to reach performance goals is reflected in the collective growth of the business in Argentina – both in terms of skills levels / services offerings and in organizational maturity. Omar brings The Force to Taller, and it’s no wonder that Taller has become one of the most sought-after companies to work for in Córdoba.

Gabriel Zurita

GABRIEL ZURITA - GENERAL MANAGER, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES ARGENTINA

Gabriel is a manager with solid background in Program Management and Software Engineering, leading global software development teams and organizations.

He has 8 years of experience managing distributed teams and following high-maturity processes and agile methodologies, and 13 years of experience in the software development and IT services industry, working as Program Director, Project Manager, Process Analyst and Software Developer.

He has a degree in Information Systems Engineering and is preparing his thesis to earn a Master in Business Administration at Universidad Católica de Córdoba. He is a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), and a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP).

Human Resources Technician and Diplomed

VERONICA VILLARREAL - HUMAN RESOURCES TECHNICIAN & DIPLOMED

All my experience in HR field has been built at International Offshore Software Development Companies, which has given me a strong knowledge of the Argentinian market and recruitment process needed in this particular and fluctuating environment.

I strongly believe that people is the most important asset that Taller Technologies has, and work closely with executives to develop our employees and build a Healthy Work Environment.

BULGARIA

DIMITAR BAKARDZHIEV - MANAGING DIRECTOR, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES BULGARIA

Dimitar Bakardzhiev is the Managing Director of Taller Technologies Bulgaria and an expert in driving successful and cost-effective technology development. As a Lean-Kanban University (LKU)-Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) and avid, expert Kanban practitioner, Dimitar puts lean principles to work every day when managing complex software projects with a special focus on building innovative, powerful mobile CRM solutions for Oracle CRM On Demand and Siebel CRM users.

Dimitar has been one of the leading proponents and evangelists of Kanban in his native Bulgaria and has published David Anderson’s Kanban book as well as books on the Theory of Constraints by Goldratt and Deming's Theory of Management in the local language. He is also a lecturer and frequent speaker at numerous conferences and industry functions and his passion is to educate audiences on the benefits of lean principles and Agile methodologies for software development.

With his hands-on experience managing Agile software development teams, often in geographically distributed environments, and delivering cutting-edge, large-scale projects for multinational organizations, Dimitar effectively combines the theory and practice of Agile methods and can provide valuable insights and learning from real-life examples.

 

UNITED STATES

Taller Technologies USA

CHRISTOPHE KOLB – EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES NORTH AMERICA

Christophe has been the driving force of the business for over 13 years, is our spiritual and thought leader, and also heads up the business development effort.

Christophe gained an MA Oxf in Physics and Philosophy from the University of Oxford and a Ph.D. in Computation and Neural Systems from the California Institute of Technology.

Lucas Fuller

LUCAS FULLER – CEO, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES NORTH AMERICA

Lucas heads up operations at Taller USA and is responsible for geographical expansion as well as strategic and operational coordination of the group of Taller companies.

Working across geographies and cultures has been a theme in his career in private company investment and management, which has included roles in Australia, Hong Kong, the United States, and Japan. Lucas gained a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Law) from University of New South Wales, Australia and completed post-graduate qualifications with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia.

PHILIPPINES

Jam Arellano

JEAN MARIE ARELLANO – OPERATIONS MANAGER, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES PHILIPPINES

"Jam" has over 8 years’ experience in Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), product development and corporate brand management. She has successfully managed numerous start-up accounts and campaigns in both voice and non-voice back-office support for multinational clients worldwide.

Jam is extensively travelled and has delivered various business development initiatives in North America, Middle East, and South East Asia promoting Filipino global talent and the Philippines as one of the leading BPO destinations in Asia. Her extensive background in the areas of talent acquisition, developing quality metrics, and resource mentoring has provided significant contributions for the growing customer base of the Taller group.

PERU

Deusdit Correa

DEUSDIT CORREA - COUNTRY MANAGER, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES PERU

Deusdit, or simply "Deus", has spent more than 12 years working in the software industry, with extensive experience in both traditional and agile development environments. Deus brings a deep understanding of how to successfully lead high-performance teams across multiple disciplines and cultures, having managed project-based teams distributed throughout South America, the United States, Europe, and India.

Deus is a big proponent of Agile / Lean development methodologies, co-founding in 2008 a Peruvian virtual Agile community called “Agile Peru”. This community was the first to promote Agile principles and practices in the Peruvian software development industry and is currently the most recognized group of its kind. As well, Deus leveraged Agile methodologies during his work with Peru’s mining industry, achieving many successes and desired results.

Deus is a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) and holds a Bachelor of Computer Science degree, specializing in Project Management (PMI), as well as an MBA degree and an MA degree in Strategic Business Administration.

Enrique Zevallos

ENRIQUE ZEVALLOS - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR, TALLER TECHNOLOGIES PERU

Enrique is an accomplished executive and software entrepreneur who has founded a number of Peruvian IT-related companies, among them Graña y Montero Data (GMD) founded in 1984 and what is today Peru's largest software service provider. He is a prominent member of the business community in Lima sitting on several public and private company Boards. He currently advises the Peruvian National Investment Fund for Science and Technology (FINCYT) and is the author of "Manual for Sustainable Development in Peru 2021 Foundation".

Enrique earned a degree in Civil Engineering from the National Engineering University in Peru, a Master of Science in Engineering from California State University, Northridge (near Los Angeles), and an MBA from Universidad de Piura Programa de Alta Dirección (Lima).