Executive Director, Unidos en Red
Patricia is Executive Director of Unidos en Red since 2013. She is absolutely convinced of and passionate about the impact that can be achieved through the collaborative work between agents of change, along with a highly qualified, motivated and ethical team. Unidos en Red is an international non-profit organization whose core mission is to empower agents of social change in Latin America and the Iberian Peninsula countries, creating strategic partnerships and encouraging the collaboration between them; and facilitating and promoting the use of technology and communication in order to contribute to social development. In 2000 Patricia moved from Venezuela to the US where she successfully launched her own business channeling real estate investments in Washington DC Metropolitan Area during almost 10 years. During all that time she volunteered in Venezuela Sin Limites Foundation representing this organization in international events. Previous to that she served for almost a decade as an in-house corporate attorney in companies from the pharmaceutical industry and telecommunications actively engaging in the implementation of their Corporate Social Responsibility policies. She graduated from Santa Maria University Law School in 1991, pursuing 2 years later studies in Labor Law at the Andres Bello Catholic University in Caracas, Venezuela.