As a Coordinator, Juan Pablo supports global Concordia initiatives, with a focus on the Americas Initiative. He assists the Programming team with Concordia events and with research on programmatic themes and issues of interest to develop. Additionally, he supports the Communications team with Spanish content and as the liaison with the Media Partnerships in the Americas.
Juan Pablo is originally from Colombia and graduated as an Industrial Engineering from the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia. He also holds two Minor Degrees in Journalism and in Management. As his graduate thesis, he developed a guide to execute, measure, and communicate social investment projects developed by private sector companies. During his time in university he also participated in several social groups and co-founded a social service group focused on aiding young people and low-income population.
Prior to Concordia, he worked in IHR Consultancy as an Associate, developing recruitment strategies and high-level organizational consultancy for various multinational companies with presence in Latin America.
He has a high interest in sustainable development and in economic, financial and political issues around the world.