Gibran Armijo Rodriguez


Bochum, Germany


Digital strategy
Digital transformation
Innovation Development
Information technology
New Technologies
Technology consulting
Digital Trends
Business ethics
Social Entrepreneurship
Social Economy
Public speaking


Professional experience for Gibran Armijo Rodriguez

  • Current 3 years and 3 months, since Oct 2018

    Advisor to the Board, Innovation technology

    GLS Bank

    Continuously safeguard the bank's future readiness.

  • Current 4 years, since 2018


    Institute for Social Banking

    Support the Institute for Social Banking activities

  • 5 months, Mar 2018 - Jul 2018

    Deputy Head Product Management

    Fidor Solutions AG

    Responsible for internal reporting and processes, oversight on AI, Data, Analytics and Customer Experience streams

  • 1 year and 3 months, Dec 2016 - Feb 2018

    Senior Client Delivery Manager

    Fidor Solutions AG

    Responsible for delivering fOS roadmap, Fidor Bank's EU expansion, Digital Banking Sandbox for Singapore polytechnic schools

  • 4 months, Aug 2016 - Nov 2016

    Senior Product Manager

    Fidor Solutions AG

    Responsible advancing Banking as a Platform (BaaP) and Backoffice roadmap

  • 1 year and 1 month, Jul 2015 - Jul 2016

    Digital Project Manager

    Santander Global Tech

    Responsible for managing digital banking projects, trend analysis, innovation committee

  • 4 years and 7 months, Dec 2010 - Jun 2015

    Product Manager (Functional Architect, Solution Lead)

    Santander Global Tech

    Responsible for Intranet and collaboration solutions, cloud analytics, search strategy, digital banking

  • 2 years, Jan 2009 - Dec 2010

    Head of Operations

    Jarvam, LLC

    Responsible for overall operations of pioneer in Software as a Service (SaaS) provider.

  • 1 year and 8 months, Mar 2009 - Oct 2010


    DHRUVA TV S.Coop.Mad.

    Digital production and distribution of social, sustainable, ethical content (IPTV)

  • 4 years, Jan 2005 - Dec 2008


    Loveware A.C.

  • 9 years and 1 month, Dec 1999 - Dec 2008

    Software Development Manager

    RealTime Services, Corp.

    Pioneered Application Service Provider (ASP) for HR&Payroll systems, ERP systems, eCommerce

  • 4 years, Jan 1996 - Dec 1999

    Technical Project Leader

    ActiveWord Systems, Inc.

    Team lead responsible for the architecture and development of a semantic user interface (U.S. Patent numbers 5,974,413 / 6,438,545)

Educational background for Gibran Armijo Rodriguez

  • 2004 - 2005

    Management Opensource Environments

    Universidad Oberta Catalunya

  • 1991 - 1995

    Computer Science

    ITESM Campus Cuernavaca


  • Spanish

    First language

  • English

    First language

  • German



Advising banks
University research


Digital strategy
Open innovation
Open Source
Artificial intelligence
Creative writing
Social Entrepreneurship
Three-folding of social organizations

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