Founder of Optimal Partners Consulting LLC. Project Manager/Consultant at Boston College, Harvard University, Boston Scientific. Sponsor of multiple Startup Weekend events.
A social entrepreneur, IT project leader, and avid traveler, Nuno promotes mentorship for college students internationally. He has sponsored and mentored at Startup Weekend events at UMass, Dartmouth, which help inspire students to pursue their entrepreneurial ideas to fruition. Nuno also provides mentorship for start-up companies as part of the IDEA incubator at Northeastern University, as advisor to BGI, a global startup incubator headquartered in Portugal in collaboration with MIT, and as an advisor to the government of the Azores. He is also an advisor to the Business Innovation and Research Center at UMass, which focuses on economic development in Southeastern MA.
Nuno is the Founder and Managing Partner of Optimal Partners Consulting, LLC, an IT consulting company from Boston, MA that specializes in Project Management and Consulting for large systems implementations within universities. You can learn more at the company web site at www.optimal-partners.com or at its blog at www.higheredprojects.com.
Currently, Nuno is managing multiple IT infrastructure projects at Boston College. Previously, he was a Consultant/Project Manager at Harvard University for a multi-million dollar implementation for Research Administration. He has managed projects involving software development, vendor solutions, data warehouses, business intelligence, network infrastructure, Enterprise Resource Planning, and Internet technologies. He has done this within corporate, consulting, academic, and small business environments, including Harvard, Accenture, Boston College, and Boston Scientific.