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Calendar 2021:

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Francesca Fossatelli 

Vice President Structuring & Solutions, Gold Grain Capital 

Graduated in Quantitative Finance at Bocconi University of Milan and specialized in structuring and pricing of derivatives, after an experience at BNP Paribas CIB Global Markets, Milan, Francesca Fossatelli joined the Investment Banking department of Vontobel in Frankfurt.
She became Responsible for Certificates and Covered Warrants listed on the Italian market.
Under her leadership, the issuer doubled the turnover on listed products, from 1 to over 2 billion euros traded and tripled its market share, from 5% to 15%.
In 2020 she moved to London to join Gold Grain Capital as VP Structuring & Solutions, focusing on the financial needs of institutional clients, and founded, a website that connects professional investors to retail investors, promoting independent and free financial education. 

Francesca is on the Forbes "30 Under 30" Italian List.


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February, 2021


Marlene Orozco
Lead Research Analyst with the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and CEO of Stratified Insights, a research consulting firm. 
Marlene is the lead editor and co-author of the book, Advancing U.S. Latino Entrepreneurship: A New National Economic Imperative, and has written academic publications in peer-reviewed journals in addition to several industry reports and research briefs.

Her research has been featured in over 100 media stories, with coverage in Bloomberg, MarketWatch, Forbes, NBC News, Silicon Valley Business Journal, CNN en Español and Univision, among others.

Her work is guided by her passion for educational and economic equity and exploring pathways of mobility for immigrants, women, and minority entrepreneurs.  

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January, 2021

Lucye Provera
Principal, Mercer, Diversity Equity and Inclusion Consulting Team

Lucye has over 15 years of international consulting experience with clients across Mercer’s Career, Merger’s and Acquisitions, and Diversity Equity and Inclusion solutions offerings, using data and analytics to design and implement business-centric solutions to support Human Capital needs.  

Lucye has worked with clients around the world across various industries including Consumer Goods / Retail / Luxury, as well as Technology and Financial Services.

Lucye’s has worked with companies on diversity and inclusion strategy development and policy reviews, pay equity and gender pay disclosure support, total rewards, executive remuneration and incentive design, pay for performance, performance management, HR due diligence and HR transformation. 

Lucye received a M.A. double degree in Classic and  Economics from Georgetown University in 2006 and an Executive Masters in Luxury Business Management from Bocconi University in November 2019.

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December, 2021

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Isabel May

Managing Director & Chief Customer Experience Officer, Mytheresa

Isabel May has been working in the fashion and luxury sector for over 20 years. She joined Mytheresa after holding leadership positions in the luxury goods business at ESCADA and Swarovski. She was co- founder and partner at the management consultancy brandlab, specializing in developing brand and marketing strategies for fashion brands, private equity and retail companies.

In her role as Managing Director & Chief Customer Experience Officer she is overseeing globally all marketing and communication activities of Mytheresa including Creative, Brand Collaborations, Customer Experience, Personal Shopping and communication including Public Relations, Events and Social Media.

She holds a Master of Business Administration from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich.

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November, 2020


Arianna Elena Maschietto
Corporate Partnership and Program Manager, Plug and Play Italy

Arianna Elena Maschietto is the Corporate Partnership and Program Manager at Plug and Play Italy since its launch.
She has graduated at Bocconi University in Milan Laureata in Bocconi in Finance and Economics of Innovation and Technology, and then started the Graduate Program in Microsoft.
She decided to complete her education and pursue a Master in Business Administration at the National University of Singapore, where she has been leading several projects, and participated to international competitions.Besides working in technology, she is also a ballerina, a backpacker and a shark lover!

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