Ms. Gina Diez Barroso
Founder & President at CENTRO University; Design-Media-Technology
Ms. Gina Diez Barroso is a successful businesswoman, entrepreneur and philanthropist. She is the Founder and President of Dalia Empower, a lifelong learning global project dedicated to the career advancement of women; of Grupo Diarq, one of the leading international design, architecture and real estate development companies in Mexico and the United States; and is the Founder of Centro University, the leading university in Mexico focused exclusively on creative studies, with a strong emphasis on business and entrepreneurship (it offers 7 B.A´s, 20 master degrees and more than 200 courses and has more than 3,000 students).
Ms. Diez Barroso is an active board member of several companies and an advisor for numerous international and national organizations. She is the representative of Mexico at the W20 - the women initiative of the G20 - and she was also appointed Mexico’s private sector representative to EMPOWER, an initiative that reports directly to the G20. She is a member of WPO (Women President Organization) and the only Latin American member of C200 (200 Women Business Leaders of the World) and the Global Women Business Leadership Organization.