Damian Rivera serves as ALPFA’s CEO, prior to ALPFA, he was a Managing Director in Accenture’s Resources Utilities practice for 20+ years where he started his career as a coder in their Technology Practice.
While at Accenture, Damian focused on Customer Care Transformation work for energy companies, helping them strategically pivot to digital capabilities. Damian holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Rutgers University and an MBA from Columbia University specializing in Entrepreneurship.
Damian serves on the National Board of Directors of Per Scholas, whose mission is to “Break the cycle of poverty by providing technology education, access, training and job placement services for people in underserved communities”.
Damian has been listed as Top 101 Most Influential Latinos by Latino Leaders Magazine, and serves on the Columbia Business School Young Alumni Board.
In addition to his non-profit work, Damian is an angel investor, focused on investing in diverse purpose focused businesses.