Kirk Laughlin

Kirk Laughlin is managing director and founder of the Nearshore Americas – the widely respected media and research group which examines the emergence of Latin America as a global leader for outsourcing services and knowledge-based industries. He has emerged as one of the foremost thought-leaders on the expansion of cross-border trade and ICT and global services investment in the Americas. He speaks regularly at conferences throughout the Americas and consults with both corporate ‘buy-side’ and vendor organizations in developing and executing transformational and strategic objectives in the Latin America region.

Earlier, Kirk was a VP and Managing Director at Ziff Davis Enterprise, based in New York City. Nearshore Americas has offices in Connecticut, Mexico City and Costa Rica.