Alvar Herrera

Alvar Herrera

Technology and Innovation Counselor, Innovation Lab (LIUM) of the City of Montreal

A community builder for the past decade, Todd joined the Beanfield family in 2019 and, as Alvar has a technology and management background (computer science, engineering and technology management). After spending several years in the US (primarily Boston), he launched a successful crowdsourcing/crowdfunding startup in Latin America. He then moved to Montréal, and helped organisations in the intersection of technology, growth and social inclusion. Currently, he works for the City of Montréal as a technology advisor (innovation and experimentation) with an expertise on 5G, public Wifi and digital divide. He likes cycling, walking and using public transportation.