Independent Professional Board Member and Management Consulting Expert. Owner of Convixión, an advisory firm she co-founded in Mexico in 2007 working with shareholders in over fifty companies covering the financial, retail, housing, manufacturing, health, services, entertainment, biotechnology, marketing, environmental and automobile sectors. Currently Chairman of the Board of Micro-Tes Inc, a US based manufacturer of microbial products that remediate soil and water ecosystems, and of Clínica de Derecho, a legal services provider in Mexico. Also Member of the Board of Directors of Rica Frescura, a health food delivery services business; Fincamex, a residential homebuilder; and Móbica, a furniture retailer. Previously on the Board of Directors of Hollywood movie producer Fábrica de Cine and cleaning supplies manufacturer Somaki de México. Was founder and CEO of Fundación Hogares, a non-profit organization rebuilding social capital in Mexican urban housing developments and has extensive experience in the financial services sector as a top executive at Mexico’s largest national financial services group, BBVA Bancomer, serving as CFO of a 3 billion dollar consumer finance division, Director of Corporate Strategic Analysis, Investor Relations Officer, Senior Equity Sell-Side Analyst and Institutional Sales Rep. Ranked among the top three Investor Relations Officers for a Latin American large-cap and best Investor Relations Team for a financial Institution in Latin America. Strong investment banking experience with successful IPOs, debt financing, private equity transactions, bank funding and mergers & acquisitions. US-Mexico cross-border business capabilities are a result of a bilingual and bicultural upbringing. Earned a B.S. in International Relations and an MBA at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) and is certified and served as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician.