Elazar Pimentel


With over 25 years of expertise as a Regional Information Technology Director and High-Tech Consultant, I have garnered extensive experience in various domains, including Digital Forensics. Throughout my career, I have successfully managed large teams encompassing thousands of users in diverse Windows and Linux environments. My proficiency as an expert witness in Computer Forensics, specializing in renowned tools such as EnCase and FTK, along with a wide array of hardware and software applications, has further strengthened my capabilities in this field.

  • 2016 - Present: Program Manager for Applied Technologies in Micromobility Projects at Buenos Aires City Government, City of Buenos Aires, Argentina

    As a Program Manager, I oversee a diverse range of Micromobility projects for the Buenos Aires City Government. My responsibilities include monitoring and offering solutions for bike-sharing systems, electric scooters, personal bicycles city parking garages, statistical data collection and sharing, and interdepartmental planning. I effectively lead tasks, handle budgeting, and implement cost controls while leveraging my knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to ensure project success and meet the desired outcomes.

  • 2009 - Present: Independent Technology Consultant

    As an Independent Technology Consultant since 2009, I offer results-driven Applied Technologies Consulting services to both private and public sectors. My expertise lies in aligning technology solutions with business goals, helping clients optimize processes, redesign workflows, implement software, hardware, and information security measures, and deliver cutting-edge project management solutions.

  • 2011 - 2016: CEO of HK Security Services, Miami, FL

    During my tenure as CEO of HK Security Services, I led a team of 25 administrative employees and 350 security guards. My focus on strategic planning, operational efficiency, and employee empowerment contributed to the company's growth and success.

  • 2005 - 2011: Regional Director of Legal Technologies, FTI Inc. for Latin-America, Miami, FL

    As the Information Technology Director, Legal Technologies Director, and Digital Forensics expert, I was tasked with running the day-to-day operations of nine offices, two hundred users, various computer systems, as well as providing advice and expert witness testimony in Computer Forensic cases, as well as any technology-related issue.

  • 1997 - 2005: Regional Director of Information Technology for Kroll Inc. Latin-America, Miami, FL

    As the Director of Information Technology, I spearheaded the day-to-day operations of six offices across Latin America. During my tenure, I took charge of managing servers, workstations, local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), firewalls, security policies, and user manuals. Additionally, I provided supervision and leadership to the Tech Support department, ensuring smooth and efficient technology operations throughout the region.