Head of Strategy
Alvaro Montalvan is an experienced professional in data analytics and corporate strategy. At Schuman Cheese, Alvaro is responsible for the firm’s strategic planning process and has led the quantitative side of several key strategic projects including new product launches, long-term capacity planning, and business unit forecasting. Alvaro began his career in private equity where he built financial valuation and M&A expertise and developed value-creation skills at various consulting projects at portfolio companies. More recently, he led the Supply Chain Analytics team at Jet.com, where he worked on quant-heavy internal operations consulting projects related to cost optimization, inventory management, demand forecasting, and Walmart/Jet integration. Alvaro holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering, a M.S. in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business.