Marisol Argueta de Barillas
Senior Director, Head of Latin America
World Economic Forum USA
JD, Universidad Dr Jose M. Delgado; Postgraduate in Diplomacy, University of Oxford; further specialized studies, International Peace Academy, Harvard University, New York University, Columbia University and Wharton Business School. Lawyer and career ambassador. Formerly: Minister of Foreign Affairs of El Salvador; Senior Adviser and Director-General, Foreign Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, El Salvador; Minister Counsellor, Embassy of El Salvador, Washington DC; Deputy Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the UN, New York; Assistant Professor of Constitutional Law and Political Law. Currently, Senior Director, Head of Latin America, World Economic Forum. Former Member of the Board: FUSAL; FUSATE; Hogares CREA, El Salvador. Member: Central American Leadership Initiative, Aspen Institute; Advisory Board, Latin America Program, Wilson Center, Washington DC. Co-Founder, El Salvador chapter, Vital Voices. Author of articles on international affairs and regional integration. Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum. Recipient of international and national awards, including Best Professional (2008).