Cecilia is an experienced intrapreneur and strategic leader in the financial industry. She see business as a lever of change and a way to create value–monetarily, but also for personal growth and to improve society. She led international teams in environments with ever-changing rules and expectations at large financial institutions.
Inspired by her work with Stanford Graduate School of Business, Singularity University, and several Silicon Valley startups, Cecilia left the corporate world in 2016 to become an entrepreneur, coach and investor. Her focus is on investing in disruptive technologies to create customer-centric solutions for the financial services industry. She co-founded a data management business in Silicon Valley and has actively invested in several other startups. Cecilia advises firms on business strategy and raising capital. In addition, she is an executive coach for corporate innovation at Stanford Graduate School of Business.