Jorge Berges

  • Global Account Executive
  • United States

Jorge joined IYF in 2019 as Global Account Executive for the marketable assets division. Jorge started his career in brand marketing in Mexico City, where he worked for Mondelez, McDonald’s, and Shell leading new product development and advertising and promotional campaigns. He moved to the United States in 2005 to attend the Masters in Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University. After graduation, Jorge launched his career in international development, conducting business development and partnerships strategies for Fairtrade America, the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), and CG/LA infrastructure.

Jorge believes in education as catalyst for change and has served as adjunct professor at the Washington Center for over a decade, teaching courses on Project Design and Management, and on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the US and Mexico. Jorge lives in Washington, DC, with his wife and two daughters.

Facts About Jorge Berges
  • Languages: Spanish, English
  • Country of birth Mexico
  • Hobbies: Running, cooking, and reading