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Gene Ochi

Board Member
TrendPoint Systems


Business Entrepreneur: Gene Ochi’s entrepreneurial career includes forming a start-up company partnership that grew into a $5 billion publicly traded corporation with 22,000 employees and company owned operations in over 60 countries. As an executive board member and President Client growth, Ochi served as the corporate officer responsible for global marketing and sales as the company made its first billion in revenues in a 7 year period, the fastest ever in the industry sector. Managing over 1100 salespeople and 100 business consultants across various industry verticals and geographies, the company developed business solutions with over half of the Fortune 500 industrials and created an account base of over 30,000 companies worldwide. As a strategist, Ochi charted the direction of the company by differentiating its solutions expertise, developing new products, and leveraging the company’s marketing expertise into a client-centric and value-based strategy.

Board Member: Ochi currently serves on the Advisory Board for the Supply Chain School at the Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California since 2014
Ochi serves as Chairman of the Board of CEU University’s International Advisory Board as well as an Associate Professor for Spain’s largest private University.
Former Board Member TrendPoint Systems and MTS Trucking.

Educator: Ochi has taught classes at University of Southern California, UCLA, NYU, Georgia Tech, Michigan State, and Hebrew University.

Education: Ochi earned a BS from University of Utah and a MBA from University of Southern California