• Type: Senior Entity Staff
  • Organization: Peña Izquierdo, S.A. (insurance brokers)
  • Title: Vice President
  • Years of Experience in the field: 3

Laura Peña Izquierdo

Theme Areas: Education, Housing and Infrastructure

Biography:

Ms. Peña Izquierdo is a Graduate of the Universidad Iberoamericana, Dominican Republic, with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, and a Masters from the University of Hartford, Connecticut, United States, with a Masters in Insurance. Ms. Peña Izquierdo has vast experience in the area of advising in insurance and social security. Currently, she is the Vice President of Peña Izquierdo, S.A. (insurance brokers) with responsibility for the design and implementation of strategies, programs and business cases associated with the development of services. She was the President of the Asociación Dominicana de Seguros from 2007- 2009, participated in the Board of Directors of the Asociación Nacional de Jóvenes Empresarios and was the advisor (representative of the Dominican Republic) in the Panamerican Confederation of Insurance Producers until 2010. She has served as a professor in various Dominican universities.

Professional Affiliations and/or Academic Background in Field

Past President of the Asociación de Jóvenes Empresarios), Dominican Republic.