Miguel Edwards teaches Strategic Thinking and Effective Leadership at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management for Corporate Learning Solutions
Miguel has over sixteen years of experience in technology, financial and general leadership roles across the manufacturing, financial services, and insurance industries. He is extremely innovative and strives in continuously changing environments. He has a strong commitment to customer satisfaction and a proven ability to evaluate strategic or crisis situations, develop pragmatic solutions, and excercise sound judgement in making timely decisions.
Miguel is the Vice President of Strategy and Operations for the AIA Group at Allstate. He is responsible for the supporting operations of a growing distribution channel. This aggressive growth requires rapid innovation and execution of projects that enhance the scalability and sustainability of the operation. As a thought-champion for the creative and innovative use of SalesForce.com, he has leveraged this cloud architecture as a "Rapid Development Platform" and has delivered complex, custom capabilities to market at break-neck speed. These capabilities have automated many business functions, and created transparency into the business that improve decision making and optimize sales processes.
Business Leader Faculty® Since 2016
Vice President, Strategy & Operations
Allstate Insurance Company
Senior Vice President
Cover-All Technologies, Inc.
Director, Business Engagement
Willis North America
Manager, IT&S Shared Operations
EBS Dealing Resources
Thompson Financial Media
Master of Business Administration
Metropolitan College of New York
Bachelor of Arts