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Glen Nickerson

Advisor Costa Rica, CR

Business Development Director, Grupo Solaris. Previously Consultant, Renewable Energy, Capitulo Siguiente, SA.

Business Development Director, Grupo Solaris. Previously Consultant, Renewable Energy, Capitulo Siguiente, SA.

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Positions

Business Development Director Grupo Solaris July 2013 - present
Consultant, Renewable Energy Capitulo Siguiente, SA January 2012 - December 2013
President Nickerson Energy, Inc. December 2009 - December 2011
President Nickerson Consulting, Inc. July 2004 - December 2009
Operations Manager Motorola 1990 - 1998
Operations Manager AMD 1983 - 1990

Education

University of Texas at Austin Executive Masters of Business Admin. 1993 - 1995
Univ. of South Florida Mechanical Engineering 1972 - 1977

Interested In

Advisor With
  • • Renewable Energy Research in Electric Vehicle
  • • Battery Technology for EV
  • • Manufacturing in Free Trade Zone
Markets of Interest
  • • Transportation
  • • 3D Printing
  • • Smart Home
  • • Commerce

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Nancy Harris
They're my friends  •  Executive Vice President, Sage. Previously Chief Operating Officer, ESO Solutions. Northwestern grad.
Glen has been an entrepreneur. He has solid business sense and is able to see unique opportunities around him.
Susan Meredith
They're my friends  •  CEO, Human Excel and CEO, Go Green Squads. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign grad.
Glen is technically sharp and committed to making a difference. He is well connected. He isn't afraid to try new things and to figure out ... how to navigate new territory.
Geoffrey Finch
We worked together  •  Resident Advisor, US Treasury OTA.
Willing to try new things
Javier A. Segura M.
We worked together  •  Director, Programa 100% Carbon Neutral®. Previously Gerente de Sostenibilidad Turística, 100-SD.
He is a relentless and resourceful man in a mission...!!
Jorge Hugo Segura Mora
We worked together  •  Presidente / President, Programa 100% Carbon Neutral.
Glen is one of the best entrepreneurs I've ever met. He knows his business, knows how to read the market, and is always ready to serve the c ... ustomers and assist his business associates.
Fritz Raake
We worked together  •  Director, EV SOL and Founder & Director, Solar Without Frontiers.
I don't know Glen very well but I do identify a capable fellow entrepreneur when I see one. We hope to work together in business development ... in Costa Rica with an emphasis on top quality equipment and after sales service. There are few other companies / partnerships with the same capabilities and vision. He is generous with his time and expertise and I highly recommend him.
Marco Vinicio Ruiz
They're my friends  •  Director, ICON and Director, Costa Rican Cocoa Products.
Glen is a dedicated person to pursue bis goals
Francoise Luca
We worked together  •  CMO | Marketing Strategies & Sales, Business Finance Solutions
Glen is a creative and open to new ideas and business models.
Francisco Bogantes Madrigal
They're my friends  •  Advisor Executive in Telecomunication and Suply Chain and Logistics Process, ICE Communications.
He is a analytical and startup executive. He have great ideas and likes invest in energy power alternatives.
Jigar Shah
They're my advisor  •  Co-Founder, Generate Capital Inc. Previously CEO, Jigar Shah Consulting. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign grad.
Glen actually goes on the ground to solve the problem, this is never a desktop exercise for him. He is open to failing and learning from hi ... s mistakes.
Dr. Jeffery Lee Johnson
We worked together  •  General Manager, Excelencia Solar. Previously Co-Founder and CTO, Johnson & Kaplan Solar. University of California, Santa Barbara grad.
Glen has persevered the challenges of getting into the solar energy market. He is always looking forward
Erin Defossé
We worked together  •  Chief Product Officer, Aceable and Co-Founder & Treasurer, Bazaarvoice Foundation. Stanford grad. The University of Texas at Austin grad.
Been there, done that. Has seen and experienced much of what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur and can communicate it as well as put ... it into action.
Gary M Cadenhead, PhD
They're my professor  •  Director of the MSTC Program at The University of Texas at Austin: Red McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas.
He has strong entrepreneurial qualities.

Nancy Harris
Executive Vice President, Sage. Previously Chief Operating Officer, ESO Solutions. Northwestern grad.
Nancy is a solid entrepreneur, delivering results with intelligence, clarity and teamwork.

Susan Meredith
CEO, Human Excel and CEO, Go Green Squads. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign grad.
Susan is a very inspiring entrepreneur. She performs deep studies of markets and pathways to make positive impacts. As a writer and CEO, Sus ... an takes time to research areas of interest and she creates a process for empowering people.

Geoffrey Finch
Resident Advisor, US Treasury OTA.
Geoffrey carefully studies technology solutions and methods to solve large problems.

Javier A. Segura M.
Director, Programa 100% Carbon Neutral®. Previously Gerente de Sostenibilidad Turística, 100-SD.
Javier is passionate about responsible resource utilization and studies details from multiple angles to uncover value.

Jorge Hugo Segura Mora
Presidente / President, Programa 100% Carbon Neutral.
Jorge is one of the most diligent entrepreneurs I know, spending tireless hours to search data and prepare viable business models. Jorge car ... es passionately about sustainability of environmental systems and use of resources.

Fritz Raake
Director, EV SOL and Founder & Director, Solar Without Frontiers.
Fritz's entrepreneurship is contagious. He developed successful renewable energy product lines in his home country and has exported solution ... s to other continents, extending his passion for high quality clean energy.

Marco Vinicio Ruiz
Director, ICON and Director, Costa Rican Cocoa Products.
Marco is a world traveled entrepreneur and communicator, connecting people with ideas, focused on building durable relationships.

Francisco Bogantes Madrigal
Advisor Executive in Telecomunication and Suply Chain and Logistics Process, ICE Communications.
Francisco gives himself to producing technology solutions and enables others to learn from his teachings...a real leader.

Jigar Shah
Co-Founder, Generate Capital Inc. Previously CEO, Jigar Shah Consulting. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign grad.
A serial entrepreneur, Jigar leads by involving others. Always looking to expose gaps and solve real problems, he injects his knowledge and ... explains pathways for those who follow.

Steve Vandegrift
They're my friends  •  CEO and Cofounder, Pipeline Success Inc. and Founding Partner, SRV Holdings.
Steve is a serial entrepreneur, adept at running the numbers and monitizing value in the idea and the people resources. A very good mentor w ... ith deep roots.

Dr. Jeffery Lee Johnson
General Manager, Excelencia Solar. Previously Co-Founder and CTO, Johnson & Kaplan Solar. University of California, Santa Barbara grad.
Jeffery has taken solar power system design to a level of optimization, and knows the importance of training and teaching other installers t ... o excel. Always willing to help, Jeffery is a very valuable advisor.

Erin Defossé
Chief Product Officer, Aceable and Co-Founder & Treasurer, Bazaarvoice Foundation. Stanford grad. The University of Texas at Austin grad.
Erin has great track record in entrepreneurship and continues to evolve new ideas combining education and technology into services people ca ... n use.

Gary M Cadenhead, PhD
Director of the MSTC Program at The University of Texas at Austin: Red McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas.
Dr. Cadenhead is a serial entrepreneur and a consulting director for new business plan evaluation and competitions. Gary is a trusted adviso ... r for many new entrepreneurs, asking the tough questions and extracting a deeper thought process.