The team at Terra Solutions has a long history of helping clients optimize their businesses with the power of high technology.
Jeff has been working in the European and North American TMT markets since 2001. With Orange, Jeff had responsibility for operations in 11 European countries. Prior to his career in Europe he worked for more than eight years as a successful entrepreneur in the US. Jeff holds a BA with honors in economics and history from the University of Illinois and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
A 30-year veteran of the international telecommunications/ICT industry, Phil Amend has, in recent years, been consulting to both telecommunications carriers and vendors alike helping them successfully enter new markets and sectors worldwide. Phil holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA, USA and a M.S. in Telecommunications Management from Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ, USA. He is fluent in English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Serbo-Croatian.
Rolf is a German citizen with comprehensive project experience in Europe and the U.S.A. As a “Digital Evangelist” he consults customers in new online business methods, such as Big Data, disruptive solutions, and IoT implementations. Since 2010 Rolf has served Terra Advisors in numerous successful client projects. Besides German, Rolf is fluent in English and has basic knowledge of French. He lives in the greater area of Frankfurt.
Shannon has over 10 years experience in B2B sales in both direct and wholesale environments. She started her sales career in high-end administrative recruiting but has spent the bulk of her sales career in the ultra competitive US electronics distribution channel. Shannon received her B.S. from the Ohio State University.
Shafiq has been in recruitment since 2006. He has lived in Uganda, Sweden, Canada and the UK and is fluent in English and Swedish. This cultural diversity helps him in dealing with candidates throughout Europe, the Middle East and North America. Shafiq has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of British Columbia, Canada.
Administration & Finance
Jackie brings in 20+ years of experience as an Executive Assistant and Office Manager in companies like Zurich Financial Services, Goldman Sachs and UBS. In 2009 she started her own business as Virtual Assistant/Online Business Manager and has since then supported entrepreneurs and small businesses achieving their goals. She has lived and worked in Switzerland and the US and speaks English and German.
Christina is currently located in Brasil. After working in administrative roles in the corporate world, she decided in 2013 to start her career as a Virtual Administrative Assistant. Ever since she gained a lot of experience in working with international companies, finding the path that she has envisioned for herself and she has proven to be the effective and reliable colleague.
Wanda has been working as a Virtual Assistant doing research and performing other administrative functions. She has 20+ years of experience working with companies in manufacturing, telecommunication, logistics, administration, finance and education. She has held positions as office manager, project assistant/coordinator, senior accounting clerk, training/logistic manager, and business/report analyst.