Manuel has over 20 years’ experience in IT and business operations. With an academic background in Business Administration and Accounting, he possesses an unusual blend of business-management and IT-specialist skills acquired over an accomplished professional career in those fields. Manuel provides technical leadership to Advanta, managing strategic projects that achieve short- and long-term goals of the business and implements new technologies that yield competitive advantage. He also oversees the company’s digital infrastructure and offers advice and recommendations on various aspects of Advanta’s business.