Juan Pablo Martinez-Blat is a family enterprise advisor and speaker. He is the managing director and founder of SAAGA (previously known as OnNe Consulting), a firm dedicated to design, operate and advise Single Family Offices by using investment, behavioral science and corporate finance techniques as tools to provoke a critical inquire on how to navigate the complexity of managing wealth, business and family.
As a trusted advisor to high-net-worth individuals, Mr. Blat helps clients in the US, Europe and Latin America manage their wealth throughout multiple asset classes. He and his firm also assist Family Offices and Family Businesses to develop competitiveness and create value by using a radically unique methodology that merges corporate finance principles with organizational design techniques.
He works with selected clients as a family governance coach and he is regularly invited to speak and moderate at Family Office conferences. Mr. Blat frequently conducts workshops on Family Business Strategy and Managerial Effectiveness, Governance and Decision Making for Board of Directors and Investment Committees.
Mr. Blat has served on the board of for profit and philanthropic organizations that support the education of underprivileged kids. He is a Civil Engineer and holds a MBA degree from IESA in a joint program with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.