Originally from Texas, USA, Gabriel was the first in his family to get a University degree. He earned a BSc (Hons) with High Distinction in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Massachusetts, USA, before joining international business consultancy, Accenture, in Boston.
For a decade, Gabriel worked with Accenture’s leading global financial services clients internationally, including Barclays (Wealth and Capital), Lloyds TSB, Nationwide, UBS, Lehman Brothers and Bank of America. He established and led a new business unit and a delivery centre in India, which generated £7M (70 Million RMB) in sales in its first year. Gabriel helped senior executives implement technology solutions and develop leadership skills in their teams.
Since 2008, Gabriel has helped dozens of businesses to achieve annual growth of up to 200%. He has also provided coaching and training to hundreds of professionals in over 15 countries. Gabriel founded Flores Leadership, and co-founded Learning Without Borders to help individuals and teams collaborate and thrive in culturally diverse environments. Gabriel is an avid traveller, singer-songwriter, and runs several marathons and ultra-marathons annually.