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Summary

  • Fully bilingual in Spanish and English
  • Intermediate knowledge of French
  • Excellent communication, research, and analytical skills.
  • Highly adaptable and with a keen interest in global and cultural affairs

Education

Oct 2010Jul 2013

BA English & Related Literature

University of York 

Academic Representative of the International student body of the English Department

  • Mediated and represented the interests of students to staff and to the Board of Studies
  • Discreetly handled cases of racism against students and represented them before the committee
Jul 2009

Greengates School, Mexico

Accomplishments:

Model United Nations and Global Young Leaders Conference

  • Member of Global Young Leader Conference, participated in conferences in Washington DC and New York representing Costa Rica in the model Security Council and UNICEF.
  • Researched the political, economical and social milieu of our representatives and mediated with other teams.
  • International Baccalaureate: 41 points

Work History

Oct 2013Present

Editor & Industry Analyst 

Mexico Business Publishing
  • Editor of annual publications Mexico Automotive Review and Mexico Energy & Sustainability Review, which reach over 6,000 key stakeholders of the industries in their printed version and over 38,000 decision makers worldwide in online and ipad versions. Link: http://www.mexicobusinesspublishing.com/index.html
  • Responsible for defining content and strategy for the editions, as well as writing and editing final contents of the book
  • Designed and wrote close to 140 articles
  • Coordinated and interviewed main executives of the automotive and energy industries including private, public, and financial sectors.
  • Administrator and writer of blogs: http://automotivemexico.com/ and http://www.renewableenergymexico.com/

 

Oct 2013Present

Guest Writer for Negocios ProMéxico

Negocios ProMéxico
  • Guest writer for Negocios Magazine of ProMéxico, a trust fund of the Mexican Government-a subdivision of the Ministry of Economy
  • Co-wrote “The Aerospace and Automotive Sectors Prove Success of NAFTA”, June 2014, pg. 66
  • Co-wrote “Investment Envelops the Energy Landscape in Mexico,” December-January 2014, pg. 18
  • http://www.promexico.gob.mx/revista-negocios
Oct 2012Jul 2013

Marketing and Advertising Assistant

University of York  "Prison Fictions"
  • Worked alongside academics and personnel from the global human rights charity English PEN, with the incentive to create events that formed part of the Festival of Ideas in the University of York
  • Co-ordinated and planned events, talks, and conferences for guest speakers, such as CEO of English PEN Gillian Slovo, The Guardian journalist Erwin James and Member of Parliament the Baroness Jenny Tonge
  • Effectively used social media (Twitter, Facebook) 

Published Works 

  • Mexico Automotive Review 2014 http://mexicoautomotivereview.com/
  • Mexico Energy & Sustainability Review 2015 http://mexicorenewableenergyreview.com/
  • Mirror of Smoke in the York Juba Anthology, 2012
  • “The Aerospace and Automotive Sectors Prove Success of NAFTA” in the Negocios Magazine, June 2014, pg. 66.
  • “Investment Envelops the Energy Landscape in Mexico,” December-January 2014, pg.18  http://www.promexico.gob.mx/en_us/promexico/Revista_Negocios

Awards & Recognitions

  • Awarded the Overseas Bursary for best international student after presenting an essay titled “The Search for immortality in selected poems of Netzahualcoyotl” (2010).
  • “Languages for All” certificate for Intermediate French (2010).
  • Awarded the Vice-Chancellor’s Gold Award of Inclusivity for the Prison Fictions event.