Percy M. Cannon was born and raised in Peru. He received a chemical engineering degree and an MBA from the University of Kansas.
Percy worked for three multinational companies (Procter & Gamble, IBM, and Microsoft), living in seven different cities and five countries, covering several consumer and information technology categories and markets in Latin America and worldwide. During those years, Percy performed different business, marketing, and leadership roles, with responsibilities for brands, product categories, business units, and overall general management.
Leveraging his 27 years of corporate experience, Percy’s current professional goal is to enable business people and professionals to succeed at work and in their personal lives.
Since 2011, Percy has provided strategic and marketing consulting services to numerous Microsoft subsidiaries and business teams.
In 2012, Percy released his first book, The Business Apostolate: Insights to Define and Achieve Your Mission in Life. The Spanish version, El Negocio Mas Grande de su Vida, was published in Peru in 2013, and will be published in Amazon.com and other Latin-American countries during 2016.
This book has broadened the scope of Percy’s services to the area of personal development, a passion of his. He now offers consulting and professional coaching services on Work & Life Balance, and has worked with Microsoft and Procter & Gamble in this subject.
Percy is married and has three children and five grandchildren. He is a passionate runner and reader, and speaks Spanish (native), English, and Portuguese fluently.