An innovative business partner and finance leader, Eduardo Ramirez brings over 25 years of experience working in manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and electronics. He has a proven track record of success in directing major financial and operational projects, spearheading startup and turnaround efforts and in leading international businesses. He is known for driving improvements in business and financial performance by streamlining operations, standardizing best practices, optimizing product lines and directing ERP implementations.
Most recently, Eduardo served as Division Controller for Illinois Tool Works, a diversified industrial manufacturer of value-added consumables. In this role, he directed all financial aspects of the operation and led major strategic growth projects that advanced business growth while simplifying the operation to increase profit.
Eduardo holds a Master’s in Finance from Technological Institute of Monterrey and a BA in Accounting from National Polytechnic Institute. In addition, he earned his Master’s in International Business from Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico and Chicago Northwestern University.
He is a Member of the Association for Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA), and is bilingual in English and Spanish. In his free time he enjoys hiking, running and biking with his wife. They have also both served as avid volunteers at Interfaith of the Woodlands, a nonprofit social service organization.