Andrés Contreras

Andrés Contreras is a Venezuelan social entrepreneur who brings his savvy for financial modeling and business strategy to our team. He also brings the nuts-and-bolts skills of a mechanical engineer and the passion of the former President of student government.

Andrés develops financial models to assess the viability of businesses interested in converting to employee ownership. He also provides creative alternatives and recommendations to reduce costs, improve financial performance, and improve viability of our cooperative businesses.

Andrés was the first MBA student at Cincinnati’s Xavier University to add a concentration in Private Interest and Public Good to his MBA. In his free time, you can find Andrés dancing salsa, merengue, or out for a nice long run.