Andrew Hidalgo – President and CEO
With over 25 years of experience in business planning, operations, mergers, acquisitions, financing, corporate governance, SEC compliance and investor relations, Mr. Hidalgo is responsible for the strategic direction and development of the company. He is a Managing Partner at Turquino Equity LLC which is a firm that focuses on private equity investments. Formerly, he was the Founder, Chairman and CEO of WPCS International Incorporated which grew to over $100 million in profitable annual revenue. At WPCS, he raised over $40 million of equity financing and acquired 19 companies on three continents while achieving a NASDAQ Global Market listing. Prior experience included operational and business development roles with 3M, Schlumberger and General Electric where he was a member of the corporate business development committee.
Matthew Hidalgo – Chief Financial Officer
With over 10 years of experience in corporate accounting, operations, financing, corporate restructuring and the integration of acquisitions, Mr. Hidalgo is responsible for financial management and operations. He is a Managing Partner at Turquino Equity LLC which is a firm that focuses on private equity investments. Formerly, he was the controller and operations manager for the largest subsidiary of WPCS International Incorporated managing over $30 million in annual revenue. Prior roles included managing accounting functions for several Australian subsidiaries. After graduating Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. degree in Accounting, he began his career as an accountant for Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP focused on preparing financial statements and partnership allocations for hedge funds and private equity firms.