About SolidQLeadership Team
Fernando G. Guerrero – President, Board of Directors
Fernando G. Guerrero is a co-founder of SolidQ, elected as its first CEO, and now serving as President of the Board.
Fernando graduated as a Civil Engineer, Polytechnic Universities of Valencia and Madrid, and followed post-graduate courses in Business Administration at different business schools and universities. He holds over 30 years of professional experience in architecture, design, and development of IT systems, very often as part of high-end international engineering projects. He is a recognized speaker at many international Conferences about Microsoft technologies.
Fernando has been a Microsoft Regional Director for Spain since 2004, holding several Microsoft certifications, and received the MVP award for SQL Server from 2000 to 2007. Fernando is also involved in voluntary work around IP Protection and support to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), collaborating with public institutions and universities from Spain and the European Union, such as his role as member of the Board of Directors of ACT (Association for Competitive Technology).
Antonio Soto – Corporate CEO and COO
Antonio Soto is Corporate Chief Operations Officer and CEO at SolidQ and a Mentor. Antonio has been involved with databases since 1994, and he works as a trainer and consultant on SQL Server and other Microsoft technologies. Antonio writes articles for various technical magazines, and is a regular speaker at IT conferences in Spain. He is MCDBA, MCSE, MCAD and MCT.
Mark Russell – Managing Director North America
Mark Russell, Managing Director North America, joined the Company in February 2016. Previously, Mr. Russell worked as a Senior Partner (Executive) in charge of the Southeast for such organizations as PriceWaterhouseCoopers, KPMG and Threshold Consulting. He brings strategic vision, leadership, business insight and many years of CRM, ERP, Bi, Advanced Analytics, Supply chain implementation skills to the US and International Information Technology field.
Mr. Russell is a graduate of the University of Tulsa, Bachelor of Science & Business Administration.
He also holds a Masters in International Management from the American Graduate School.
Herbert Albert – Managing Director – Central & Eastern Europe Region
Herbert Albert is a Mentor and Managing Directorbof SolidQ’s Central and Eastern Europe subsidiary. Since SQL Server 6.0 Albert worked as a consultant, a database developer and trainer and holds several Microsoft certifications including MCT. He was involved in the development of several Microsoft Official Curriculum courses. Herbert co-authored “SQL Server Upgrade Technical Reference Guide” for SQL Server 2008 and 2012 and the Microsoft Press book “SQL Server 2005 Step-by-Step Applied Techniques”. He is a regular speaker at international conferences and events. As a trainer Herbert is focused on courses for T-SQL programming and performance tuning, which he delivers successfully all over Europe.