Director of Technology
Manny brings 35 years of experience to his role as director of technology, where he oversees the full scope of Eriksen’s technical operations. He works closely with the senior leadership team to develop and implement an effective, secure information technology strategy and ensure the stability and efficiency of business functions.
Born and raised in Portugal, Manny immigrated to New Jersey in his teens. He studied computer engineering at Union County College and New Jersey Institute of Technology, and attained numerous certifications in Microsoft, AWS, and ITIL. After college, Manny provided technology support to companies in the life sciences space. Before joining Eriksen in 2021, Manny spent 22 years with a technology and data company where he was responsible for overseeing the management and modernization of information technology services and systems across the enterprise.
An avid sports fan, Manny loves watching soccer and attending his son’s games. When he’s not outside playing with his lively cockapoo Ozzy, Manny likes to spend time exploring the town and trying out new restaurants.