Fernando Brum

National Research and Innovation Agency (ANII) • President

Senior executive with extensive experience in managing institutions and projects, both in the public and private sectors. Expert in planning, developing and implementing innovative strategies and solutions to address the organization goals. Over fifteen years experience in management consulting and strategic planning.
Broad experience in research and innovation policies, international and multicultural projects, crisis management and negotiation. Leadership and extensive team-building experience. Strong communication skills including presentations, lectures and articles.


  • Director at ANII; April 2015 – Present
  • Senior Advisor at Plan Ceibal; 2007 – Present
  • Indipendent Consultant for Business and Technology; 2006 – Present
  • Director at ANII; 2007 – 2010
  • CEO at Medicaa; 2006
  • Business Development VP at CCC; 1995 – 2005


Universidad Nacional Experimental Simón Bolívar – BSc Computer Science (1980 – 1984)


The Global Space Applications Conference 2018

21-23 May 2018

Montevideo, Uruguay