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Andrés Fortino | Partner, Paradigm Research International

Current Position and Past Experience
Andrés Fortino is a partner and paradigm innovation scout with Paradigm Research International. Until 2012, Fortino was the College Provost and Dean of Academic Affairs at DeVry College of New York. Prior to this, Fortino served for four years as the Associate Provost for Corporate Graduate Programs at the Polytechnic Institute of New York City, where was Industry Professor of Innovation and Technology Management. He has also been the Dean of the School of Management at Marist College.

He holds several patents and achieved IBM First Invention Level award as a researcher in their Advanced Systems Division. Fortino spent seventeen years a Senior Instructor with Learning Tree International.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Fortino earned his BSEE in Electrical Engineering from the City University of New York City College in 1970. He followed it up with an MSEE in Electrical Engineering from the same institution. In 1976, Fortino earned his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the City University of New York.

Fortino is a Certified Netware Engineer and a Licensed Master Electrician.

You can find Fortino via his LinkedIn profile.