Ailton Santos

VP Latin America for Software Division, Nokia


Latin America




Ailton Santos is currently the VP of Nokia Software Latin America, combining his strategic profile, with solid experience and strong communication skills to lead his team and contribute effectively with his customers on the journey of transformation to the digital economy.

Ailton Santos proven success in a variety of roles, functions and industry segments:
– VP And Country Leader of HP Enterprise Software Latin America South.
-Head of Chief Technology team responsible for digital transformation and enterprise architecture in several industries.
-Operations Director of Outsourcing Services to Latin America, leading more than 2,000 employees.
-Global Director of Hosting and Data Center, expatriate in the United States.

Ailton Santos has been professor of business administration university, was also an entrepreneur in the education segment, mentor to a program of preparation of women executives, and he is mentor volunteer of “Startup” at “InovAtiva Brasil” Government program.

Ailton Santos has a high standard’s education nationally and internationally, to highlight:
-MBA at SMU-Texas-US
-MBA at FGV-Brazil
-Post-graduated in Advanced Strategic Management by the IMD Business School in Switzerland

Ailton Santos has achieved highly reputed certifications, such as:
-Board Management Adviser by the IBGC
-Lean Six Sigma Black Belt by the HP
-ITIL Foundation

Why are you optimistic about the future of work?

quote I believe in human being re-skilling ability as part of its evolutionary nature.

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