Executive Biography

Rafael Marrero is a Stanford University and Cornell University trained senior corporate executive and acclaimed management consultant. This Inc. 500 CEO has 30+ years diversified experience in multiple verticals including: Government Contracting Solutions, Telecommunications, Construction, Information Technology, Professional Services, Renewable Energy, and High-Tech environments. Mr. Marrero was most recently the Vice President of Corporate Vendor Management, Contracts, Supply Chain and Procurement for MasTec Network Solutions, a Division of MasTec (NYSE:MTZ) a $4.5 Billion Dollar firm with 18,000 employees and more than 425 office locations across the U.S. There he was responsible for sourcing, vetting and managing 700+ subcontractors and suppliers nationwide representing $1.5 Billion in projects on behalf of AT&T, Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile and Sprint. Marrero also served as the Corporate Director of Government Solutions for MasTec, and successfully launched and managed that business unit while reporting to Mr. Ramón Mas (SVP).

  • Accredited Business (AB) with A+ Rating from Better Business Bureau (BBB)
  • MBE Certification by National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
  • Stanford Certified Project Manager (SCPM®): Stanford University
  • Project Management Professional (PMP®)
  • Certified Corporate Trainer (CCT®)
  • Business Process Management Professional (BPMP®)
  • Business Strategy: Cornell University
  • Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (LSSMBB®)
Industry Memberships
  • Better Business Bureau (BBB®)
  • National Society for Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA®)
  • Project Management Institute (PMI®)
  • Association for Proposal Management Professionals (APMP®)
  • MBE Input Committee - Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC®)
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ®)
Mr. Marrero's Professional Accolades include:

  • Honoree: Inc. 500 - America’s Fastest-Growing Private companies
  • Honoree: 50 Best Workplaces 2016 (Inc. Magazine)
  • Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (LSSMBB®) and Stanford Certified Project Manager (SCPM®)
  • Technical/Functional Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Government Solutions and Contracting.
  • Former LATAM Program Manager - By Light Professional IT Services, a Top 10 Contractor by Bloomberg Government.
  • Seasoned Supplier Diversity practitioner, adept at launching Supplier Diversity Initiatives within Fortune 500 Companies.
  • Directly involved in some of the largest and most complex ICT projects across the USA and abroad.
  • Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) and Operational Integration Experience