Raul is an accomplished executive consultant with over 20 years of experience in Fortune 50 international organizations and professional services. Raul focuses on helping clients develop the strategies and operating platforms required to deliver consistent growth and profitability. He has significant multi-national experience and a strong record of achievement in food and beverage, logistics and consumer products industries. Prior to co-founding Auxis, Raul worked with PepsiCo International and Price Waterhouse. He is a graduate of the University of Florida where he earned both a Bachelor and Master of Science degree in Accounting. Interesting Fact: Raul has worked in 15 countries throughout his professional career.
Senior Managing Director, Founder & Technology Leader
Alvaro leads the firm’s technology practice and brings over 25 years of leadership, achievement and strong business and information technology experience to Auxis, having previously worked for companies like Merrill Lynch International and Pepsi-Cola International. Alvaro has tremendous strength in leading large software developments, implementations and external teams throughout Latin America, Europe, Asia and the United States for financial services, manufacturing, distribution and non-profit organizations. He has managed and delivered business and technology projects to over 300 different companies ranging from small to large enterprises. Interesting Fact: In addition to being an Eagle Scout in his native country of Colombia, he is a Colombian national skateboarding champion who has endorsed many national soft drinks in television commercials and print ads.
Bill is the president of Pruitt Enterprises, LP and Pruitt Ventures, Inc. Bill’s career began with Arthur Andersen & Co. where he remained for 33 years, retiring as the managing partner for Florida, the Caribbean, and Venezuela. He is a founding board member for the Florida Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors and served as President until 2009, where he continues to serve on the Board of Directors. He is also a past president of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Since retirement from Arthur Andersen, Bill has continued to serve in advisory and audit committee leadership roles, including Adjoined Consulting, Inc.; PBSJ Corporation; Mako Surgical Corp.; KOS Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Greensmith Energy Management Systems, LLC, and the Coral Gables Trust Company. He has held trustee or board member roles at the University of Miami; the University of Miami Citizens Board; the University of Miami Alumni Association; the Miami Bankers Club; the Florida Chamber of Commerce; the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce; the Greater Miami Free Zone; the Miami Ballet; and the Tropical Girl Scout Council. Interesting Fact: Bill was selected by the University of Miami Business School as the Alumnus of Distinction in 1997.
Alvaro (Al) Monserrat became Chief Executive Officer of RES in April 2015, after a fifteen year career at Citrix Systems, Inc. Over the last decade, Monserrat has carved out a reputation as a charismatic, results-oriented leader and engaging speaker. At Citrix he was part of the executive leadership team that grew the company from hundreds of millions to more than $3B in revenue in 2014, and was instrumental in crafting the strategy that helped Citrix grow from a single-product company, to a multi-product industry leader. During his seven years as Citrix Senior Vice President Worldwide Sales and Services, Mr. Monserrat led the global sales and services organization, growing revenues by almost 90 percent. He also served as Citrix Vice President of North American Sales, where in three years he more than doubled revenue and led the transformation of field operations into a multiple product and multiple route-to-market organization with a keen customer focus. Previously Mr. Monserrat was in leadership roles with Innovex Group, which was acquired by Citrix, and Accenture.
Senior, Managing Director, Operations
Eric brings more than 30 years of financial operations and professional services experience to his role at Auxis. Eric has spent his business career helping companies design highly efficient financial back office operations, including the integration of financial systems and automation to drive optimal performance. Eric joined Auxis in 2002 and has been involved in all areas of the business, including management consulting, systems integration, performance improvement and internal operations. He currently leads Auxis' Business Process Outsourcing Practice where he focuses on helping clients, develop customized, high value back office solutions.
Julio brings over 25 years of executive financial leadership to Auxis. His strength is in developing strong financial reporting systems and providing key analysis to help manage operations and growth. His depth of experience at firms both large and small helps companies, by providing strategic direction, develop business models and budgets, work on mergers and acquisitions, lead internal/external audit function, and manage treasury functions. Prior to joining Auxis, he worked with LNR Property, Knight Ridder, and Arthur Andersen. He is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Treasury Professional and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting degree from Florida International University.
Managing Director, Infrastructure Technology
Jose Alvarez is the Director of the IT Managed Services Practice for Auxis, and leads our IT Outsourcing and Solutions practice. Jose has extensive experience with large multinational companies delivering technology best practices. His expertise includes IT strategic planning, cost control programs, emerging technologies, IT operations and infrastructure management. An Information Systems Executive with over 25 years of IT technical and management experience, Jose is a dynamic leader and mentor able to build team cohesion and inspire individuals to strive toward ever higher levels of achievement.
Director, Human Resources
Lizzie brings over 18 years of experience working in the professional services industry. She has extensive experience working in a variety of back office roles including Operations, Marketing, HR, and Accounting.As Auxis’ HR Director, she leads the HR function and strategy for the entire organization and plays a key role in developing a talent agenda that aligns with the organization’s business priorities.She supports a workforce of over 200 employees in the US and Costa Rica and works closely with management to develop and implement broad based HR policies & programs, including recruitment, retention, organizational development, employee relations, performance management, professional development and government compliance while supporting the corporations’ overall strategic direction and daily operations of the organization. She also plays the critical role of coach and advisor to all business leaders regarding people and organizational strategy. Lizzie is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems from Florida International University.Interesting Fact:Lizzie is a certified belly dancing instructor.
Managing Director, Management Consulting
Manny Cueto is an accomplished executive with more than 25 years of progressive experience in all aspects of domestic and global operations, including a strong LatAm understanding. He currently leads Auxis’ Management Consulting Practice where he manages consulting engagements in strategy, business transformation and performance improvement. His background covers strategic planning, shared services, M&A integration, logistics, manufacturing, engineering, and sourcing & procurement. His experience in leading multiple business transformations across multiple, diverse and disparate geographies has resulted in transformational improvements for many companies. Manny is an active member of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP).Interesting fact: Manny is an Eagle Scout with the Boy Scouts of America and enjoys his leisure time doing outdoor activities.