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Carlos Tobar, M.B.A.

Director, Global Services

Carlos Tobar

Carlos Tobar is Johns Hopkins Medicine International’s Director in Global Services with a focus on Latin America.  He has ample project management, business development and relationship management experience in the region, working with multidisciplinary teams in different industries.  In his native Ecuador, Mr. Tobar was owner and CEO of a local project management company.  Previously, he worked at Sumitomo Corporation del Ecuador, where he held several positions including Business Development Manager, Credit Manager and Chemical Products Department Manager, and at Citibank N.A. Ecuador, where he was a Financial Institutions Relationship Manager and MIS Manager. 

Mr. Tobar holds a MBA degree in International Business from the George Washington University, which he attended as a Fulbright Grantee and as the F. David Fowler Fellow between 1997 and 1999.  In 1999 he was awarded the International Business Graduate Award and the MBA International Scholar award and has since been a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.  He is a Summa Cum Laude Chemical Engineer graduated from the National Polytechnic School in Quito, Ecuador.  Mr. Tobar has lived overseas for several years and is fluent in English, French and Spanish.


  • Project management
  • Business development
  • Relationship management
  • International negotiations
  • Latin America
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Financial Analysis

Awards and Recognition

  • Fulbright Grantee
  • F. David Fowler Fellow at George Washington University's School of Business and Public Management
  • M.B.A. International Scholar Award
  • Beta Gamma Sigma National Honor Society
  • Summa Cum Laude Engineering degree at Escuela Politecnica Nacional (Quito, Ecuador)


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