Fernando De los Ríos

Fernando De los Ríos

Transform lives for a better future


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Lima, Perú, Peru


Purpose Launchpad Mentor (Professional)


Challenge - El Futuro de la Educación en España

  • May 8th, 2021
  • Mentor

Challenge - El Futuro de la Educación en México

  • April 17th, 2021
  • Mentor

Challenge - El Futuro del Planeta - Mexico

  • March 13th, 2021
  • Mentor

Challenge - The Future of Education Global

  • November 7th, 2020
  • Mentor

Challenge - COVID-19 Colombia

  • May 7th, 2020
  • Mentor

Challenge - Future of Work Paraguay

  • July 4th, 2020
  • Mentor

Challenge - Future of Work Global

  • May 1st, 2020
  • Mentor

Why I am extraordinary?

Transform lives for a better future

United Nation’s SDG of interest
Clean Water and Sanitation, Climate Action, Decent Work and Economic Growth, Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, Responsible Consumption and Production, Sustainable Cities and Communities

Commitment, Confidence, Efficiency, Excellence, Innovation, Responsibility

Soft Skills
Active listening, Analysis, Confidence, Cooperation, Critical thinking, Disruptor, Growth mindset, Innovation, Integrity, Learning from others, Open-mindedness, Optimism, Organization, Perseverance, Results-oriented, Teamwork

Explorer, Optimizer

Consultant, Entrepreneur, Mentor, Specialist

BOSI Profile
Innovator, Specialist

How can I make an impact?

Purpose Alliance Certifications

Purpose Launchpad Mentor (Professional)

Purpose Launchpad Mentor (Professional)

  • Date: January 11th, 2021
  • Instructor:

Other innovation-related certifications

ExO Foundations
  • Year: 2019
  • Center: OpenExO
  • Country: United States
ExO Consultant
  • Year: 2019
  • Center: OpenExO
  • Country: United States
ExO Sprint Coach
  • Year: 2020
  • Center: OpenExO
  • Country: United States
Purpose Launchpad Mentor
  • Year: 2021
  • Center: Purpose Alliance
  • Country: Spain


Bachellor in Naval Maritime Science / Peruvian Navy Officer
  • Escuela Naval del Perú / Peruvian Navy Academy
  • 1981
  • Peru
Electronics & Communications Specialist
  • Peruvian Navy Post-Graduate Academy
  • 1986
  • Peru
Electronics Specialist (Radars)
  • Hollandse Signaal Apparaten
  • 1986
  • Netherlands
Advanced Business Administration Program
  • Escuela Superior de Administración de Negocios - ESAN
  • 1996
  • Peru
MBA - Master in Business Administration
  • Universidad de Piura
  • 2003
  • Peru

What's my bio?

Fernando is passionate about how can technology improve our lives, retired officer of the Peruvian Navy, followed specialization courses in Electronics and Communications at home and abroad, PADE in Administration at ESAN School of Business, and MBA from the University of Piura. He was certified in Government and Business Management of Information Technologies, is also Sprint Coach and Consultant of Exponential Organizations and a certified Mentor of Purpose Launchpad.

He has held managerial positions in the areas of information technology of leading companies in the retail, banking, logistics, and telecommunications sectors, where he has acted as an agent of change to drive growth through constant innovation and generation of operational efficiencies.

In 2014 he founded Cognotek, an advisory and consulting firm specializing in the management of systems whose purpose is "Transform lives for a better future", through which he helps his clients to take advantage of the benefits offered by information technologies.

He is also co-founder of Eureka Latam Innovation and Sustainability, a company born in May 2020 in order to help entrepreneurs bring "Their idea to a responsible and sustainable business model". Eureka Latam I&S's MTP is "Democratize the Innovation".