Roberto is the EVP of Sales for Telxius, a submarine cable infrastructure company owned by the Telefonica Group and KKR. He previously held the position of VP of Sales North for Telefonica International Wholesale Services, the company that managed all the international infrastructure and services in the Telefonica Group. His tenure with Telefonica spans more than 15 years, starting in Emergia, which developed and launched the SAm-1 Submarine Cable System between North and South America.
Before joining the Telefonica Group, he held various positions at MCI, Sprint International, Global One and 360 Networks, among others. He has been a part of the Submarine Cable market for two decades and in the Telecom industry for more than 30 years.
Roberto holds a MBA from The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and a BS in Electrical Engineering and Business Administration from the University of Maryland at College Park.