A founding member of PLACE Alliance, Rodolfo brings a wealth of business experience, both through investing and consulting, with commercial developments, residential construction, and architectural/civil engineering firms. Rodolfo’s position for many years at the financial helm of Barnett Bank, then Florida’s largest banking institution, has been invaluable in helping us to create a business better suited to the changing demands of the recent economy. As Managing Director, he oversees the day-to-day financial operations and the long-term strategic planning that shapes the direction of our practice. Rodolfo is also the founder of KGI Consultants, an executive leadership coaching and consulting firm established in Florida in 1998. Through KGI, Rodolfo offers advisory services with an investor’s perspective, taking on a mentor capitalist role for a number of commercial and not-for-profit organizations. He specializes in setting up strategies for business alliances while also offering professional coaching for client executives that focus on leadership growth. His expertise in establishing sustainable business practices, combined with his unique experience in community and corporate leadership, has provided PLACE Alliance with the critical guidance and careful stewardship that has enabled us to maximize our business potential without compromising our creative talents.