Ronald Jiménez Lara, who is considered a pioneer in the Costa Rican technology sector, has been named president of the Unión Costarricense de Cámaras y Asociaciones del Sector Empresarial Privado, the organization that represents business interests.
Jiménez is president of Codisa Software Corp. and is a businessman with 25 years of experience. He has been president of the Cámara de Tecnologías de Información y Comunicación. He also has been president of the Asociación Costarricense de Grandes Consumidores de Electricidad.
His election to the three-year term is considered a recognition of the importance of digital technology to the economy of Costa Rica.