Ronaldo Foresti is vice president, Asia Pacific and Latin America for Lexmark International, with responsibility for marketing and sales activities in two of the fastest-growing markets in the world.
Foresti joined Lexmark in May 2003 as vice president and general manager of the Latin America region, which includes Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean countries and Puerto Rico. His responsibilities have included strategic management of the company’s programs in the region, the development of new markets and segments, and the design and implementation of service programs and customer support programs for existing and potential clients. He assumed his current role in January 2008.
Prior to joining Lexmark, Foresti was vice president and general manager of Latin America multi-country area for Hewlett Packard. His 30 years of professional experience includes various managerial positions with Hewlett-Packard, Compaq and Digital, with diverse responsibilities in Brazil, Latin America and the international divisions of these companies.
Foresti holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Escola Politecnica of the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.