Ignacio Bravo serves as CentroNía’s Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he is responsible for CentroNía’s day-to-day external and internal financial functions, including accounting, grants management, billing, collections, and investment management. He also leads initiatives for improving fundraising efforts, processes and overall operational performance, in addition to managing IT department operations.
Prior to joining CentroNía Ignacio worked as the Chief Financial Officer for Apcela, a private equity global fiber network provider, where he focused on profitability and cost reduction initiatives. Previously he served as the CFO of LTG Federal, a government contractor that focused on networking and cybersecurity, and as Partner at Chesta Bravo, a CPA firm that provided outsourced CFO services to medium size businesses in the DC area. Before co-funding Chesta Bravo, Ignacio spent 13 years at NII Holdings, most recently in Chile as the interim CFO where he was responsible for the start-up’s deployment as a new nationwide wireless carrier. He also worked in the U.S. and Argentina in progressive functions in FP&A, Treasury and Operations. He started his telecom experience as a corporate finance analyst at Telefonica de Argentina.
Ignacio is a CPA from Virginia, holds a BA in Business Administration from Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina Santa María de los Buenos Aires, and a Postgraduate in Finance from Universidad Torcuato Di Tella.