Hispanic Heritage

Voice of Experience: Cristina Estrada, Head of Derivatives for the Latin America Financing Group, Investment Banking Division, Goldman Sachs

“Pursuing what you are passionate about and chasing your dreams are key to having a successful career,” says Cristina Estrada of Goldman Sachs. “Being patient is important though: there are ups and downs in everybody’s journey. Persistence and seeing beyond occasional difficulties pay off.” From Colombia to Goldman…and back Estrada... Read More

Voice of Experience: Rocio Lopez, IT Executive at Accenture

By Louise Magrath Passionate about advancing diversity in tech, and currently leading several initiatives aimed at growing Hispanic American technology talent, Accenture’s Rocio Lopez says: ‘The one piece of advice I would give to anyone is to be authentic.’ As a Mexican woman-in-tech for over two decades, Lopez learnt through... Read More

Latina Leadership: Will Companies Ever Catch On?

By Aimee Hansen If you scan Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women in 2016, you will be hard-pressed to find a Latina executive, amidst an overall drop in female CEOs to 4% in the Fortune 500 in 2016. According to a 2016 report from the American Association of University Women (AAUW),... Read More