About Us


Bi-Lingual Leadership Training For More Than 600 Corporations

TEAM International® is a bi-lingual leadership training organization offering programs in the U.S. and Latin America.

TEAM International® was founded in Mexico in 1983 as Tecnología Administrativa Moderna (TEAM), S.C., and established as TEAM, Inc. in San Antonio in 1985. Since then, more than 10,000 business leaders from the U.S., Mexico, Spain, Portugal and 13 Latin American countries have participated in our training programs. TEAM International® has assisted more than 600 companies and organizations to improve leadership skills, teamwork, communication, creativity, negotiation and cross-cultural management. (See the article on our website “Assessment for Development and the New Science of Teamwork,” for updates on our AfD technology.)

A Selection of our Clients

7-Eleven de Mexico
3M of Mexico
Abbott Laboratories
American Express Company
Apple Computers
AMOCO Corporation
ARCO Chemicals
ARRIS Mexico
BASF Corporation (US & Mexico)
Banco Galicia (Argentina)
Bendix Mexicana
The Black & Decker Corp. (US & Latin America)
Bristol-Meyers-Squibb (Mexico)
Ciba-Geigy (Mexico)
Clorox (Mexico)
Colgate-Palmolive (Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico,
Venezuela, Republica Dominicana & US)
Corpoven (Venezuela)
Dell Computer Corporation
Dicipa (Mexico)
Du Pont
Eli Lilly and Company (US & Central America)
Enlace International
Exel Logistics Mexico/Lufthansa
Exxon Corporation
Federal National Mortgage Association
Federal Reserve Bank
Ford Motor Company (Mexico)
Gannett Co, Inc.
Gillette (Mexico)
Glaxo, Inc. (US & Latin America/Caribbean)
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (US, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, & Venezuela)
Grupo ATSA (Mexico)
Grupo CYDSA (Mexico)
Grupo Gamesa (Mexico)
Grupo Incomtel (Mexico)
Grupo Lamosa
Grupo Primex (Mexico)
H.E. Butt Grocery Co.
Hitchiner Manufacturing
Inter-American Development Bank (BID)
INNFA (Ecuador)
Kodak Mexicana
Kraft General Foods
LSG/SkyChefs (Chile, Mexico, Spain, Venezuela)
Motorola, Inc.
National Bank of Mexico
Nationwide Insurance
PepsiCo Food Systems Worldwide
Pfizer, Inc.
The Procter & Gamble Company
The Prudential Insurance Co. of America – Health Care
Sara Lee Corporation
S.C. Johnson & Son (Chile & Mexico)
Schering-Plough Corporation
Siemens Corporation
TUPY de Mexico
Unilever Latin America
Union Pacific Railroad
Valtra Axera (GNC Mexico)
Whirlpool (Argentina)


 T. Noel Osborn, Ph.D.

President and Lead Facilitator


  More information on Spanish language programs

Contact: noel.osborn[at]

Noel received his B.A, M.A. and Ph.D. in Economics (Human Resources) from the University of Colorado-Boulder. Twice a Fulbright Professor to Mexico, he was a tenured full professor in the College of Business, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico (UNAM). His research, principally in human resource economics, multi-national firm decision-making, and more recently, cross-cultural management issues, has been published in both U.S. and Mexican sources. In 1971, Osborn founded the Business and Economics Research Center at the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara. In 1976, he organized the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program at the UNAM and served as its director until 1980. In 1980-81, he was Associate Academic Director of the Instituto de Banca y Finanzas at Banamex. From 1981 to 1989, Noel was Director (Dean) of the Mexico Campus of U.S. International University in San Diego, California (now Alliant University). Dr. Osborn has been an adjunct Faculty Member of the Center for Creative Leadership since 1983. A sample of his current writing is available on this website. (See News/Articles tab.)