Daniel Vinicio Gonzalez


I believe that everyone is capable of doing great things, it only depends on how bad you want it and how much you are willing to sacrifice.

Daniel is a Mechanical Engineer with more than 3 years of working experience, started his career in a more technical position at a production company but then quickly moved to a business position within the company, later he moved to one of the biggest retail companies in Guatemala as Product Manager. Throughout his career and with the use of the tools and knowledge that his Engineering degree provided him, allowed him to bring a more technical and data-oriented analysis into his business position. With this experience Daniel understood the big importance of data and Business Intelligence to take decisions in any company or position. This grow a big interest in Daniel to develop this important tool and skill, but quickly encounter a big challenge, since Business Intelligence and Data Analytics is still a relatively new tool and still in development in Guatemala. Which lead Daniel into the search for an opportunity where he could improve his knowledge and experience to allow him to take his professional career to the next level.

With this goal in mind, he started the search for a master’s degree where he could improve not only his knowledge and abilities, but also allowed him to improve as a person and learn form a different culture that can give him a different perspective on business. For this objective Daniel work his way into the IMBA in Technology Management at National Tsing Hua University, where he looks forward not only to study in one of the best universities in the World, but also take advantage of a program that combines Business Management with Business Intelligence of the big technology companies that surround this university. Daniel is exited to experience and learn from the huge technological and economic growth that Taiwan has experience in the las years, which will give him a new perspective about the technology and business market.

With all this new knowledge and experience that the IMBA program is going to give to Daniel, he wants to return to Guatemala and create his own Business Intelligence Startup. With the goal of being part of the rising of this tool in Guatemala and the impact that it is going to have in the economy and the big companies, to being able to help to the quick but important economic growth of Guatemala.

“I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Elon Musk

Daniel said “I believe that everyone is capable of doing great things, it only depends on how bad you want it and how much you are willing to sacrifice. This is what motivates me to work hard every day to achieve the extraordinary.”