Roberto Toledo is CEO and founder of Alpha Consultoria, SA, one of Latin America’s leading project management training and consulting firms, founded in Mexico City in 1997. He is also founder and chief learning officer at Alpha PM Consulting, Inc. headquartered in Chicago, USA. Both companies have trained more than 30,000 executives and received two PMI professional awards, the first in 2009 and another one in 2011.
Mr. Toledo has been a speaker at forums in 17 different countries in the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Since 1996, he has been part of the faculty of Mexico’s Institute of Technology (ITAM), where he currently heads the Master’s Certificate Program in Project Management, and lectures at the graduate level on project management and strategy execution. He is also an instructor with the Inter-American Development Bank.
An active PMI volunteer for more than 12 years, Mr. Toledo served on the PMI Educational Foundation’s board of directors from 2012 through 2016. He was chair of that board in 2014. Previously, he held different leadership roles in the PMI Mexico Chapter. He graduated from the Leadership Institute Master Class in 2012.
Mr. Toledo holds an undergraduate degree in architecture from Iberoamericana University (UIA), an MBA from ITAM, is a Certified Company Director with the Institute of Directors of the United Kingdom and has been a certified Project Management Professional (PMP)® since 2002.
He was born and raised in Mexico City, then moved with his wife and three sons to the Rio Grande Valley in Texas, USA for five years, until 2015 when they came back to Mexico. Mr. Toledo speaks Spanish, English and conversational Portuguese and devotes all his spare time to his family and playing golf, even though he is not a very good player.