Prof. Erik graduated from Bryant University where he studied International Business, Finance, and Spanish. He studied Japanese Language and Business in Sophia University. He also studied Spanish Language and Social Sciences in Universidad Pablo de Olavide. He has international experience. Previously he was working as International Research Consultant at Ultra Scientific (Privately held Chemicals Industry), as Portfolio Manager at Archway Investment Fund (Educational Institution), as Chapter President in Delta Pi (an NGO), as Inventory Manager in Hoch Rare Antiques (Family Owned business). Currently he is working with Hanna Instruments as International Sales Manager. He is a professor at PHiMSR, and teaching various marketing, International marketing and sales related subjects.