Samuel Linares is a student in Economics – Finance & International Business Administration from Universidad de la Sabana with emphasis in finance and econometric modeling. His main interest is oriented towards strategic consulting, technology, and investment banking. He is a member of the University Government & Faculty Council. He also has experience as a Teaching Assistant for time-series analysis class and Undergraduate Researcher in the Econometrics Research Group. He has won various recognized challenge competitions, such as the MIT Latam vs Covid19 and MIT Hacking Medicine Building for Digital Health as well as being one of the track winners of the Muuhack Challenge Competition conducted by Asoleche and the International School of Economicas and Administrative Sciences. Additionally, first place in the SmarTrash project at the Entrepreneurship Fair “Semana X de Innovación y Emprendimiento” organized by the International School.