Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Lima in Peru
MBA in Finance from Virginia Tech
Roberto Flores is the Chief of Finance and Internal Audit at Southwest Key Programs, Inc., and brings more than 25 years of experience in financial management and leadership roles. He was the Chief Finance and Administrative Officer of EngenderHealth since November 2019. During his tenure, Roberto was instrumental in strengthening the financial health of the organization and bringing an innovative spirit to his work. He built a strong financial team, dramatically increased financial reserves, negotiated indirect cost rates to guarantee full cost recovery, and secured a healthy pipeline with a diversified donor portfolio and contract mechanisms. He also created and shepherded the Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Management department focused on proactively reinforcing internal controls and mitigate organizational risks.
Prior to EngenderHealth, Roberto was the VP CFO of IMA World Health, where he stabilized the financial health of the organization, implemented a successful financial strategy, cultivated innovation, and executed social impact investments.
Previous to his tenure at IMA World Health, Roberto spent eight years at Pact Inc. in Washington, D.C., first as the Deputy Director of International Finance in 2009 before taking the role of the Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis in 2010 and then interim CFO.
Before his various roles at Pact Inc., Roberto worked for XM Satellite Radio Inc., a publicly traded company for eight years as Senior Finance Manager where he applied his strong business skills by contributing to the development of the business model and long-term strategy and positioned the company to achieve sustainable revenue growth.
Roberto holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Lima in Peru, an MBA in Finance from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, and continued education in Leadership and Management from the Harvard Business School. He is fluent in English and Spanish.