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Innovative, creative and entrepreneur with a scientific and technological background; Jimena has demonstrated leadership and management skills trough out her professional career. Used to deal with the highest decision level, both at Private and Public sectors, her experience is versatile and international; and has covered sectors such as telecommunications, Energy, Banking, Music and media Technology, and Innovation.
Having excellent experience in team building, and good human perception in general; in 2011 formalizes (as Executive Coach) what she was intuitively achieving at her different environments: bringing the best and empowering talents from individuals and teams.
Her synergies with The Alpha Group include acknowledging the power of bringing together ideas and perspectives from different fields and sectors. She brings to the group her experience and passion to facilitate that the Alpha Group members discover this power.
Con una sólida formación científica-tecnologica y una amplia experiencia empresarial, Jimena es creativa, innovadora y emprendedora. A lo largo de toda su carrera profesional ha desmostrado cualidades de liderazgo y ha trabajado con los más altos niveles de decisión. Su experiencia es versátil e internacional e inclye diferentes sectores como Telecomunicaciones, Energía, Banca, Tecnoloía Musical e Innovación.
Con una excelente experiencia en potenciación de equipos, y buena percepción humana; decide en 2011 formalizar (certificándose como Coach Ejecutivo) lo que ya venía logrando de forma intuitiva en todos sus entornos: potenciar lo mejor de las personas, los talentos individuales y de los equipos.
Las sinergias con The Alpha Group incluyen la identificación del poder que se genera al conjugar ideas y perspectivas de los diferentes sectores. Ella aporta al grupo su experiencia y pasión para facilitar que los miembros de The Alpha Group descubran este poder.
Irene Compte Lobera
Irene Compte has over 20 years of experience in executive management positions in organizations within the ICT domain. She has worked both in the public and private sectors, always with an international reach to any project she is involved in.
Educated as a Geographer and Urbanist in Spanish and Dutch universities, she has devoted 15 years to the world of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applied to urban and territorial management. As a Director of the GIS & Remote Sensing Center of the University of Girona, she led the foundation of the distance learning program UNIGIS MSc, one of the first remote learning master degrees to be offered worldwide in Spanish, and currently still a reference for GIS professionals worldwide.
For the past six years, Irene was the Deputy Director of Urbiotica, a technological start-up based in Barcelona. Her role as part of the management team included financing, sales and communication. She also contributed actively to all Board meetings of the company since its foundation.
Irene works regularly as an independent expert for the European Commission, mainly in the ICT & Society domains. Her expertise has developed not only as proposals’ evaluator, but also as a reviewer for on-going projects.
She has recently started a new career as independent senior consultant in the field of urban innovation and citizenship. In parallel, she keeps active in the growth assessment activities for start-up companies and SME’s in Spain and Europe.
Jorge is a Strategic Partner for Noble Manhattan Spain, President of Coaching Support Group-Madrid, and Associated Coach of Growing in Company.
Certified by ICF, member of INDCS (International Non Directive Coaching Society), and AMC (Association of Mumbai Coaches), he was trained as a Coach by the world and Spanish pioneers (Tim Gallway, Sir John Whitmore, Graham Alexander, Alfonso Medina, Leo Ravier or Miguel Cortes) , in the Escuela Superior de Coaching.
In the last four years in India, he was invited as a speaker to the World Coaching Congress 2015, and AMC, publishing his conference here: http://www.internationalcoachingsociety.com/the-practice-of-meditation-non-directive-coaching-and-awareness.
He has been conducting Coaching sessions for adults and adolescents (and their families), both in India and Spain for the last four years. Most teens have recovered their self-confidence, found their true self and voice, focussed their attention, overcoming the bullying and regaining the enthusiasm, improving their grades, and thus restoring harmony in the relationship with their family and teachers. Coaching also helped them to find their vocation and decide what they wanted to study and where. Adults were able to redirect their career aligning it with their life purpose, obtaining more satisfaction, confidence and consistency in their lives. On this field, he has been qualified through the Career Assessment and Coaching Workshop, by Career Life College, Swinburne University, Australia.
In his previous assignment in Mumbai, he worked as a Coach/Counselor, Mindfulness and Wellness Monitor and Spanish teacher at Edubridge International School, Mumbai, India, while continue with sessions of Life/Career Coaching.
Previously he was working for 10 years on the field of International Cooperation for development and training, working for NGOs, United Nations, creating and managing different foundations, in Spain, Angola and Mexico, as a Legal Consultant, and coordinating Occupational Training.