José Ignacio Sordo Galarza, Founder and Managing Director of CIO Eureka!, is an award-winning Global IT Executive and CIO with over two decades of experience directing global business driven IT solutions. He is the former Latin American CIO of Procter & Gamble, responsible for fourteen markets, 2200 associates, and nine-figure budgets.
José Ignacio is frequently recognized within the industry for blending business acumen and IT strategy. He was named to HITEC 100 America’s Most Influential Hispanics in Information Technology in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011.
He also has extensive Board experience, including: (1) Industry Co-chairman of CECRAL (Latin American ECR Association); (2) Advisory Board Member for Transora in South America; (3) Mentorship chair at HITEC’s Board of Directors; and (4) Member of i.c.Stars* (Chicago) Program Committee. He is also a member of the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
José Ignacio is a graduate of the Instituto Technológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), Mexico, with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science. He resides in Chicago, Illinois with his wife and three children.