Diana collaborates on financial planning and the monetization of social value for several projects with ICATALIST.
She holds a degree in economics from the Autonomous University of Madrid and a Master of Science in Business Management and Marketing from the National University of Distance Education (UNED). She has gained professional experience in several areas.
In Spain, Diana worked as an external audit intern at PriceWaterhouse Coopers and as an internal audit intern at ExxonMobil. After moving to the United Kingdom, she worked for several years in investment banking in the equity derivatives departments of JPMorgan and Barclays Capital. She performed several roles within these organizations, some focused on client relationships and others fundamentally analytical.
Moved by her interest in social development, she decided to change her career path. She completed a Master of Science in International Development at the University of Bath in the United Kingdom before moving to Latin America. While living in South America, Diana cofounded a social company in the logistics sector, based in Chile, Argentina and Brazil, where she worked as operations and finance director. She has also travelled and worked in Guatemala, Colombia and Ecuador, where she consulted on several start-up projects in the social and environmental sectors. She has helped entrepreneurs launch and accelerate initiatives with impact, creating business plans and models, financial plans, defining objectives and controlling results.