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Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile, to Speak at WomenCorporateDirectors Americas Institute

Wednesday, March 22, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Lisa Stella

 

Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile, to Speak at WomenCorporateDirectors Americas Institute on Thursday, March 23

 

Who: Michelle Bachelet to address WomenCorporateDirectors Americas Institute in Santiago

 

What: Meeting of top women board members, presented by the WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation (WCD), the largest organization of women directors globally

 

When: Thursday, March 23, at 8:45am

 

Where: Ritz Carlton, Alcalde 15, Santiago, Las Condes, Región Metropolitana, Chile

 

About Bachelet: Michelle Bachelet, Chile’s first female president, also served as first Under-Secretary General and executive director of UN Women, which supports work on gender equality and empowerment of women at global, regional, and country levels.

 

More about the WCD Americas Institute: Speakers at the March 22-23 WCD Americas Institute include, among others: Juan Andres Camus, chairman of the Santiago Stock Exchange; Ambassador Carol Perez, U.S. ambassador to Chile; Guillermo Carey, president of AmCham (Chilean-American Chamber of Commerce); Donna Hrinak, president of Boeing Latin America; Claudio Muñoz, chairman of Telefónica; Kathleen Barclay (WCD Chile chapter chair), Principal, Asesorias KCB Ltda, and Director, Bicecorp, Banco Bice, Austral Capital, Stars S.A., Geomar S.A. in Chile and Banco Caja Social; Teresa Oliva (WCD Chile chapter chair), Audit Partner, KPMG; Nancy Calderon, Global Lead Partner, KPMG LLP, and Director, Global Delivery Center Ltd., KPMG India, and the WCD Foundation; Kapila Anand, Director, Extended Stay America, Inc., and WCD Foundation; and Susan Stautberg, CEO and Chairman of the WCD Foundation. WCD sponsors include: KPMG – Global Lead Sponsor; Spencer Stuart – Global Premier Sponsor; Pearl Meyer, Latham Watkins, and Vinson & Elkins – Global Strategic Sponsors; Sodexo and Norton Rose Fulbright – Americas Institute Hosts; CorpGroup/SMU and MetLife – Americas Institute Supporters; Bolsa Comercio Santiago and VSPT Wine Group – Americas Institute Champions (Donors) and Amcham, Columbia Global Centers, and Bank of America Merrill Lynch (Patrons).

 

About WCD: The WCD Foundation is the only global membership organization and community of women corporate directors. A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, WCD is the largest network of women board directors globally, with 75 chapters on six continents. Latin America is home to many of WCD’s fastest growing chapters, including Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paolo, and Uruguay, which launched in 2016.

 

To request media credentials to attend the Americas Institute, please contact Suzanne Oaks Brownstein or Trang Mar of Temin and Company at +1-212-588-8788 or news@teminandco.com.

 

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