Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute

Juan Carlos Gutierrez


Juan Carlos Gutierrez

Managing Partner

Chli Corporate Board Member Since 2014

Mr. Gutierrez is a global information technology and business consulting executive with more than two decades in top leadership roles in Global 500 organizations and national non-profits.

Mr. Gutierrez is currently Managing Partner at rational7, a leading Digital Consulting advisory firm. 

He was previously a Managing Director for Technology Consulting in PwC (PriceWaterhouseCoopers) where he lead Cloud initiatives and he was also the Technology and Digital Consulting Leader for the Hispanoamerica Advisory Services region (HAAS).

Mr. Gutierrez is a former Oracle Corporation Group Vice President veteran. At Oracle he was responsible for the consulting business for the Latin America and Caribbean regions for almost a decade. Prior to Oracle Corporation, he worked in different top executive positions at PeopleSoft, marchFIRST Latin America and Oracle Corporation for several years.

Mr. Gutierrez is a Board Member of CHLI (The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute). He also serves as Board Member and Chairman of Advisory Board at HITEC (Hispanic IT Executive Council), and he is also a member of Enova Thinking Board, a network of top business leaders with the goal of speed up sustainable business growth in the Americas.

Mr. Gutierrez expertise in business and technology consulting has been constantly recognized in the Americas. He has been awarded as one of the HITEC 100 executives by HITEC (Hispanic IT Executive Council) during since 2009 until 2015. These awards are given to the top Hispanic executives in the US in recognition for outstanding accomplishments and contributions in the IT Industry.

He was also recognized in 2014 by Great Minds in STEM in the Information Technology category, and was named one of the Most Influential Hispanics in Technology by the Hispanic Engineer & Information Technology magazine in 2011.

Mr. Gutierrez has been invited to address technology issues in prominent forums including the United States Congress, CHLI Leadership Forum, HITEC Summits and Oracle Open World, among others.

Mr. Gutierrez is a Computer Engineer graduated from the University Simon Bolivar of Venezuela, with graduate degrees in Management in Telecommunications from the University Simon Bolivar and the “Institut National des Télécommunications” of France.

Mr. Gutierrez volunteers as a runner and cyclist for charitable organizations as Life Runners and the ADA (American Diabetes Association). He is married with three children and lives in Davie, Florida.