Global expert in business internationalization, political and corporate strategy, sustainability, and green economy. Renowned corporate and political advisor, Mr. Verde serves as an advisor to numerous organizations, institutions, and companies, highlighting his work as counsel of US Government.

Outstanding speaker and communicator, he brings a unique vision and a global understanding about the future of the economy, and the key strategies that any company or institution should follow when planning to grow and expand.

"In the upcoming years, we will see unprecedented growth in green technology use and innovation which will result in historic business and investment opportunities for entities that seize the moment. We will be more green not just because is it ethical and correct, but because of its great economic opportunity and competitive advantage."
- Juan Verde

The following are 4 examples of conferences that can be tailored to address business industry, geographical area, etc.


 

 

INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT: BE COMPETITIVE IN THE CRISIS AND OVERCOME FUTURE CHALLENGES NOW

Duration: 50 Minutes

In this talk, Juan offers a fresh and positive perspective on the financial crisis in Europe, presenting what is most often considered a travesty as a golden opportunity for reinvention and economic growth. Through the use of smart innovation and entrepreneurial approaches, organizations and corporations have the golden opportunity to reinvent themselves as the engines that will move the economy forward.

Grounded in his extensive experience as an international business advisor and founder, majority stockholder, and executive at numerous firms and international organizations, Juan highlights the key elements necessary to overcome the local economic crisis by creating a solid international growth strategy, identifying future trends, competitive positioning in the global market and mitigating risk. This step-by-step guide to navigating the economic crisis is a necessity for any company or organization that is looking beyond mere survival and is seeking to thrive.

GLOBAL TRENDS TOWARD A SUSTAINABLE ECONOMY: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE 21ST CENTURY

Duration: 50 minutes

In this lecture, Juan discusses the secret to success this century: Sustainability. To be competitive in the 21st century you must have a corporate plan for sustainability. Every Fortune 500 Company, celebrated international organization and government must have a thriving social responsibility department striving for sustainable growth. It is what customers/citizens demand and what our planet needs. This lecture outlines what your organization needs to be competitive in the current trends toward a sustainable economy so you can succeed and lead in the decades to come.

An acclaimed expert in sustainable practices and environmental policy, Juan provides proven and practical actions that will bolster growth in sustainable and socially responsible ways. This lecture goes far beyond the rhetoric of sustainability and outlines specific sustainable steps that will directly translate to growth, success and 21st century leadership in your field.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN THE US: INTERNATIONALIZING STRATEGIES

Duration: 50 minutes

We live in a global economy where the United States sometimes seems like the final frontier. In this discussion, Juan separates the myth from the reality of the American market offering a unique perspective on opportunities for European companies. Juan also places the U.S. in the larger content of the international economy and synthesizes strategic plans of action for any company or organization looking to grow and become an international leader in their industry.

Juan’s background as an economic and trade advisor to multinational companies, global institutions and international governments arms him with a wealth of practical information and real life examples to utilize in his presentation of the themes defined above. Specifically, he was appointed by President Barack Obama as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe in the

Department of Commerce and worked as an International Trade specialist during the Clinton administration. Both of these appointments have afforded him a unique understanding of the U.S. market and grant him privileged insight into strategy for entrance into U.S. markets.

INNOVATIVE MARKETING: WHAT WE CAN LEARN FROM BARACK OBAMA’S ELECTION CAMPAIGNS

Duration: 50 minutes

Success is directly tied to effective marketing. In the days following President Obama’s election in 2008 and his re-election in 2012, politicos and business executives alike were discussing the effectiveness of the campaign’s marketing strategy. In this talk, Juan analyses the key elements of Obama’s innovative and incredibly successful communication strategies that led him all the way to the White House. Juan also shows explicitly how the same strategic elements can be applied within the private sector and will translate to economic success.
Juan draws on his experience in over 12 political campaigns including his role as the International Co-Chair for the re-election campaign of President Barack Obama where he developed and directed a strategy designed to mobilize millions of American citizens abroad.