Chief Operating Officer
José oversees the company’s domestic and global operations in over 185 countries. Having worked in more than 50 countries over the past 20 years, José has successfully led large strategic growth initiatives, international expansion plans, and teams around the world, delivering world-class results for leading global brands. José has a Master of Business Administration from Georgetown University and a Bachelor in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. In his spare time, he leads social impact adventures to some of the world’s most iconic trekking destinations to benefit orphaned and at-risk children.
Chief Revenue Officer
Rob Wellner leads Sales, Marketing and Strategic Partnerships at Velocity Global. Rob is an entrepreneurial professional who brings over 20 years of executive sales and business development experience to Velocity Global. He has a proven track record of helping organizations reach their international strategic goals. Before joining Velocity Global, Rob worked in Capital Markets for 12 years. His experience gives him a unique take on the pitfalls that can sidetrack global deals and transactions. He is a frequent speaker on topics including employment, payroll, expatriates, and global M&A. He is a graduate of Colgate University, sits on the Board of Trustees for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, and is an Advisory Board member for Glialogix, a Bay Area biotech company.