Gilberto Pinzón - Edu1st

Gilberto Pinzón

Co-Founder of Edu1st, Creator of the VESS Model and VESS Master-Coach


Gilberto is a maxillofacial surgeon and university teacher; he also holds a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from AIU University, Florida, United States of America.

As Education First Inc.’s co-founder, organization that operates six schools in South Florida, Gilberto is also involved in the development of educational programs and methodologies, to promote thinking skills, habits, and mental dispositions, used by schools in the U.S., Latin America, and Europe.

His leadership in the design and implementation of Education First Inc.’s strategic plan has positioned them as a leading organization in cutting-edge education with a network of more than 120 schools, present on three continents.

Gilberto is certified as an international instructor in Parallel Thinking by “The De Bono Group USA” and Thinking Maps by TM Inc. USA. In addition to being a Neuroeducation Postgrad teacher at Barcelona University, he has also been one of the forerunners, along with Barcelona University, of the first Neuroeducation Cathedra worldwide.

 He has also participated, writing articles, in different specialized magazines and books; two of these participations were: the collaboration he did with Barcelona University in one of the chapters of “The Agora of Neuroeducation: Neuroeducation Explained and Applied” book. Also, he is one of the writers of the “A Copernicus Turn to Education” book’s preface by the Copérnico consultancy in Argentina.