Management Team

Miguel Santos
Co-Founder & CEO

A renowned business leader in Latin America, Miguel Santos is responsible for Technisys’ strategic direction and business development. Before founding Technisys, Miguel worked for the Financial Division of IBM Argentina, where he first started focusing on the financial market. Miguel got his Master’s Degree in Computing Science from the National University of Buenos Aires, where he also completed his postgraduate courses in Symmetrical Process Systems, distributed Databases and Network Applications.

Adrián Iglesias
Co-Founder & COO

Adrián Iglesias directs the daily responsibilities at the company and leads our development centers and service areas. He has a Master’s Degree from the School of Engineering for Information Analysis at the National University of Buenos Aires with a specialization in Managing Software Development and Software Process Improvement. Before Technisys, Adrián worked for IBM Argentina focusing on financial software for financial institutions. In this company, his clients included American Express and BankBoston.

German Pugliese Bassi
Co-Founder, CMO & Alliances

Widely considered one of the most successful entrepreneurs in Latin America, German Pugliese Bassi has played a significant role as co-founder of Technisys, nowadays with focus in marketing and alliances. German has lectured and participated in conferences at some of the most prestigious universities in the United States, including MIT, Columbia and Wharton. He also has been interviewed by major international media companies, such as CNN, and top business and tech publications, including America Economía and Latin Finance.

Ian Cunningham
Executive Vice President, delivery for North America

Over the last 16 years, Ian Cunningham has held senior leadership and C-level positions in financial institutions, in areas such as Operations, Marketing, Risk, technology, and Partnerships. He has led multiple, large cross-functional teams to deliver against very large, complex technology projects. His primary goal in the company is to help Technisys navigate the North American banking environment, which includes business development, project execution and establishing a strong market presence.

Ricardo Zuasti

Committed to innovation and digital banking projects since 1999, Ricardo Zuasti oversees all research and development of Cyberbank Core and Cyberbank Digital solutions. His vision is improving people’s life through technology. Additionally, Ricardo has been an experienced tech entrepreneur, as the founding partner of omnichannel software company Manentia. Before that, he also worked for several world-class financial institutions, helping them to advance digitally.

Francisco Sanz

Francisco Sanz has 15 years of experience in corporate finance and strategic planning. Prior to joining Technisys, he worked as CFO for OLX Group in Latin America region and previously in other leading companies such as LATAM Airlines, The Boston Consulting Group, HSBC and PwC. He has a degree in Business Economics from Torcuato di Tella University and MBA from Columbia Business School.

Horacio Buhanna

Horacio Buhanna directs Technisys’ sales and business development all over Latin America. He has been working at the company since its foundation and has vast knowledge about digital banking platforms. Horacio has extensive experience in the development, definition and study of systems for distributing financial information across multiple technologies. He is a programmer analyst with a degree from the School of Exact and Natural Science at the National University of Buenos Aires.

Marcelo Del Blanco

Marcelo Del Blanco supports Technisys in the design and implementation of all human capital initiatives and is responsible for attracting and retaining top talents for the company. He manages the nine software labs that Technisys has in the Americas. Marcelo has more than ten years of global experience in human resources in multinational companies. He has held several HR management positions in companies such as Dassault Systems, Carrefour, Sanofi, Colgate and Accenture.

Ybrahim Guanaguanay
Head of Cyberbank Core

Based in Miami, Ybrahim Guanaguanay has more than 12 years of experience in core banking technology solutions, with deployments in more than 30 banks in Latin America and the Caribbean. With extensive knowledge in banking processes, technology and integrations, at Technisys he is responsible for the evolution of Cyberbank Core as a technological tool for innovation that allows people to impact their lives within the current financial services ecosystem.

Sebastian Souza
Head of Cyberbank Digital Platform

With a solid background in technology, Sebastian Souza has more than 20 years of experience in the financial sector, helping banks to exceed their business goals. He has led high-performance teams in various banking technology companies and is now responsible for the roadmap and teams of the Cyberbank Digital Platform. As a systems engineer, he is graduated from ORT University and has certifications in project management and digital transformation processes for financial services.

Débora Fortes
Marketing & Communications Manager

Based in São Paulo, Débora Fortes oversees Technisys’ marketing and communications. She has more than 20 years’ experience in the technology industry. Débora’s background includes serving as a communication strategist as well as working as journalist at major media companies in Brazil, with a highlight for her position as editor-in-chief at Grupo INFO. Her awards include the prestigious Citi Journalistic Excellence Award.

Roberto Mac Donald
Post Implementation Services Manager

Roberto Mac Donald is responsible for recurring services at Technisys. He is in charge of productive support services, evolutive maintenance and licence maintenance in the company. He has 40 years of experience in the IT sector mainly focused in financial industry. During most of his professional career, Roberto has worked as IT Manager at Lloyds Bank. Before starting at Technisys, in 2009, Roberto has worked as IT Consultant.