Rodrigo Isasi – Insitum

Partner & Director – Insitum (Perú)


Partner and Director at Insitum Peru, a leading innovation consulting in Latin America, recognized by Fast Company as one of the 10 most innovative companies in this region in 2015. Specialization Program Director in Strategic Innovation Graduate School Pacific University and Distinguished Professor of PAD, leading Innovation sessions for the course Operations Management II.

Co-founder of Shift alliance to promote corporate innovation in Peru. Advisory board member of Laboratoria, social technology company that empowers young women who have not had access to quality higher education, giving them the opportunity to train and start a career in the digital sector.

He is an MBA from IDE Business School, School Network IESE and specialized in the application of design thinking to the creation of new businesses following the Master of Design Methods in IIT Institute of Design in Chicago, one of the most important schools in the world in design and innovation. It has a specialization in marketing at the Kellogg School of Management and other executive education courses at Stanford, Harvard and Rotman.

He studied Industrial Engineering at the University of Lima and worked 10 years at Kimberly Clark, where he did innovation projects for the base of the pyramid and created a joint venture of companies including Kimberly Clark, Coca Cola, Tetra Pak, OI, between others, to promote recycling in Peru.

In addition to working projects with companies in Peru as Alicorp, Celima, Lindley, Qroma, UPC, Telefonica, Backus, among others,Rodrigo has experience performing innovation projects in Kenya, India, USA, Puerto Rico, Brazil, Argentina, Ecuador and Bolivia with companies such as Gates Foundation, Godrej and Boyce, Herman Miller, Banco Itau and Facebook.



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