Communications, business development, social entrepreneurship and innovation
Cecilia Nicolini is an international consultant with more than 13 years of experience working with governments, politicians and organizations in Latin America and Europe advising them on topics like communications, crisis, elections, international branding, business development, social entrepreneurship and innovation. Among others she has managed a presidential campaign, advised governors and mayors and run an election for an international organization.
More recently she joined a global innovation and technology consultancy as Chief International Officer. She was born and raised in Argentina but she also lived in Spain, El Salvador, Mexico and Canada. She holds a Master in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy School of Government, a Master in Political Communication, a Bachelor in Political Science and a MBA from the IE Business School.
She currently lives in Cambridge where she is a Research Fellow at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation where she is writing a paper and a case study about direct democracy, participation and the role of technology in urban politics. She speaks 5 languages and she is a passionate advocate for social justice and gender equality.