Roberto Gutiérrez, Ph.D. in Sociology from Johns Hopkins University, is an Associate Professor in the School of Management at the Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá, Colombia). For five years he chaired the Social Enterprise Knowledge Network (SEKN), a network of ten universities in the Americas and Spain. He has published articles about alliances, social enterprises, education and development in popular media and academic journals. Roberto has also worked as a consultant for the Ministry of the Family in Nicaragua, the National Department of Planning in Colombia, and different trade associations in Latin America. His work promotes cross-sector partnerships between private companies and nonprofit organizations.