The unique executive event dedicated to connectivity and satellite communications in Latin America
May 23-24, 2017 / Mexico City

Humberto Pineda

General Director

FONATEL – Costa Rica

Republic of Costa Rica

Humberto Pineda holds a degree in Banking and Finance and a Master's degree in International Business. It has studies of regulation of service Public and broadband services and networks of new generation by the University of Florida. With more than 18 years of experience, he has been leading the Universal Service Fund in Costa Rica for the past five years up to date. FONATEL invest in programs to reduce the digital divide by more than $ 300 million. More than 4 billion people are expected to benefit, including people with disabilities, indigenous people, students, the elderly and female heads of households. FONATEL executes the programs with conceptual models of Programs of promotion (offer), Programs of Use (demand) and Programs of Adoption (productivity), on which the impact is evaluated.