Francisco Maroto is Managing Director and founder at OIES Consulting, a M2M and IoT Advisory Services company. He has over 20 years of international experience in the field of Information Technology, Machine to Machine and Telecommunications. Francisco got his Master in Telecommunications at the University Politécnica de Madrid, a Master in Marketing and Sales from CEIM Institute and holds a BSc in Physics at the University Complutense de Madrid.
Prior to launch OIES Consulting, he leads the Comms&Media sector in EMEA at Microsoft, and worked as Business Development Manager in EMEA for the Communication sector in companies like Oracle, Amdocs, SAP or HP and as was responsible of the Architecture team at Vodafone Spain.
Previously was involved as Program Manager, Software Product Manager, System Analyst and Software Developer in M2M Industrial projects and Aerospace & Defense international projects.
Entrepreneur, technology visionary, has played a key role in launching and helping many start-up companies to identify and develop business opportunities, selecting right technology and solutions, deploy and manage their information systems.