Carlos is a Consultant with Data2X, leading the new big data strategic planning and implementation. Carlos previously worked as the Technical Program Manager of Open Algorithms (OPAL) project, a techno-institutional innovation to unlock the potential of private data for public good led by a group of partners including MIT Media Lab, Imperial College London, Orange and Telefónica, launching the initial pilots in Senegal and Colombia. Previously, he worked as a data scientist in a local startup in Pittsburgh PA, USA and as a Telecom Engineer in Huawei Technologies implementing large-scale mobile projects in Latin America. Carlos holds a M.S. Data Analytics, Management and Policy from Carnegie Mellon University and a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala.