Alberto Torres held senior positions at Nokia between 2004 and 2011, most recently as EVP, MeeGo and member of Nokia’s Group Executive Board. He previously held a variety of positions, including running Nokia’s accessory, notebooks and CDMA businesses as well as leading the company’s corporate strategy department. He was also president of Vertu for four years, during which he turned the division profitable and delivered consistently high growth. Prior to joining Nokia, Alberto was a partner at McKinsey and Company where he spent ten years, mostly in Silicon Valley. He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from Stanford University, and master’s and bachelor’s degrees in computer science from Universidad Simón Bolívar in Caracas. He is currently an independent director for Bang & Olufsen.