Miguel Aguayo is an economic development and clustering expert and small business development consultant with 17 years of experience internationally. Miguel has worked with ETG over the past 12 years on projects ranging from the highly successful economic clustering project in Chihuahua Mexico (Chihuahua Siglo XXI), Compite Panama, Tabasco in Action, Transformando Campeche, to Re-Inventing Nicaragua (with ECG). Over the course of this work, Miguel has worked with more than 50 different clusters. Miguel’s strength is his ability to work closely with business and government leaders in defining, developing and implementing action initiatives. Miguel is also a seasoned expert in conducting feasibility analyses for business and government projects and programs, and is a specialist in market analysis. He is a polished public speaker and served as president of the ToastMaster Club. Miguel is a native of Chihuahua, Mexico, has advanced degrees in industrial engineering and business from the Technological Institute of Chihuahua, and is fluent in Spanish and English, and has working knowledge of Japanese.