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Eduardo Pontoriero - Consulate General of Canada (CTA Boston). Cambridge, MA, US

Eduardo Pontoriero Eduardo Pontoriero

CEO & Board Director | HR Access Solutions, Compaq


Eduardo Pontoriero is an expert in business turn-around, management restructuring, and growth of domestic and international companies.



Eduardo is the former President & CEO of HRAccess Solutions, and Managing Director at Devonshire Investors, the private equity arm of Fidelity Investments. He has spent the majority of his career building early stage companies and managing corporate businesses in the IT sector with a focus on enterprise software and outsourcing services. A serial entrepreneur, his international experience includes business turn-around, management restructuring, and high growth leadership. Eduardo built HRAccess over a period of 7 years into a leading international company with 1,500 employees, 13 subsidiaries, and over 2,500 customers. Currently, Eduardo is an active member on company Boards which have ranged from early stage to large corporations, is an advisor to high technology start-ups, a co-founder of CENE (Canadian Entrepreneurs in New England), and a member of the LaunchPad Venture Group.

Eduardo has a proven record of building entrepreneurial start-ups, managing large corporate organizations, and actively governing private equity investments in high technology, transportation, and energy sectors.
He has extensive experience serving as Board Member and Chairman for multiple companies, and he is multi-lingual and adroit in business cultures around the globe.

On September 14, 2016, Eduardo was the recipient of a commendation letter from the Government of Canada recognizing the tremendous work he has done to help Canadian companies grow both in the United States and abroad.

Industry Expertise (3)

Capital Markets

Corporate Leadership

Financial Services

Areas of Expertise (4)

Private Equity Investments

International Companies

Domestic Companies

Management Restructuring

Education (3)

University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management: M.B.A., Business Administration and Management 1986

University of Toronto: M.Sc., Engineering 1978

Universidad Católica de Córdoba: B.A., Engineering 1975