• Type: Development Professional
  • Organization: Social Investment Group
  • Title: Founding Shareholder
  • Years of Experience in the field: 15

Arlette Palacio

Theme Areas: Arts & Culture, Children and Youth, Community Development, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health, Human Rights


Ms. Arlette Palacio has a Bachelors Degree in International Relations and a Masters in Business Administration from Florida International University (FIU).

She currently is a Founding Shareholder of the Social Investment Partners (SIP), an entity that advises businesses on the definition and implementation of their social agenda beyond their programs of corporate social responsibility. In her work she promotes the exploration by businesses of the most effective way to integrate and articulate their philanthropic and social responsibility activities with programs of national development.

Ms. Palacio’s career has spanned more than 15 years working in international cooperation organizations, and she is an expert in the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development projects.

Professional Affiliations and/or Academic Background in Field

Ms. Palacio has a Masters of Business Administration from Florida International University (FIU).