Al Costa, Founder

Al Costa is Chief Executive Officer of Alkol. An entrepreneur by heart, he sold his first company to a NASDAQ-listed one and has over 20 years experience in business development in several countries. Mr. Costa has written extensively and has been a keynote speaker about the ethanol industry in several venues in Lisbon, Berlin, USA, Abu Dhabi, etc. He's the author of 4 books, one where he studies the brazilian ethanol model and how it can help Europe to also attain its fuel independence. Mr. Costa holds a BA in Biology from Saint Leo University and a Master in Computer Engineering from University of South Florida. He was interviewed for Time Magazine, MSNBC, etc. His webpage
shows the system he has in his home where he is constantly researching on new Big Data technologies
Email: alcosta(at)