Hispanic Leadership Summit: New York

December 9 & 10, 2019


VENUE: United Nations, New York, NY

The National Hispanic Leadership Summit 2019 will be a culmination of the regional summits and international events throughout 2019 to report on findings and discuss next steps to continue the momentum of positive change for the US Hispanic Community. The summit will reflect a boardroom-style discussion to validate, update, and prioritize the key actions discussed in 2019 to finalize the creation of a game plan for the Hispanic community to move the needle during 2020.

The National Hispanic Leadership Summit will gather: Cross-sector decision makers who need to understand the market opportunity and trends and Hispanic leaders (ERG Champions, Senior Hispanic talent and Leaders of Hispanic organizations)


Dr. Juan Andrade Jr.

President & Co-Founder, USHLI

Henry Cisneros

Co-Chief Investment Officer and Chairman, American Triple I Partners; Principal and Chairman of the Executive Committee Siebert Cisneros Shank & Co., L.L.C.

Janet Murguía

President & CEO, UnidosUS

Mauricio Gutierrez

President & CEO, NRG

Claudia Romo Edelman

Founder, We Are All Human Foundation

David Kenny

CEO, Nielsen

Maria Rios

CEO, Nation Waste, Inc.

Tracy Skeans

Chief Transformation and People Officer, Yum! Brands

Strategic Committee

Alvaro Celis

Vice President World Wide Device Sales, Microsoft

Andre Arbelaez

CEO & President, Hispanic C-Suite Corporate Council

Antonio Tijerino

President & CEO, Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Cid Wilson

Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)

Damian Rivera


David Chitel

CEO & Founder, NGL Collective

Delia Gutierrez McLaughlin

President & CEO, Coda Technology Consulting

Edgar Carreon

Founder & President, 35 Foundation

Gaby Natale

President, AGANAR Media

Jorge Ferraez

President & Publisher, Latino Leaders Magazine

Jorge Plasencia

CEO, Republica Havas

Jose Luis Prado

Chairman & CEO, Evans Food Group

Judit Arenas

Senior Director and Senior Adviser to the Founder and Chairman, APCO

Maria Cuba

Experiences Diversity & Inclusion Lead, Airbnb

Marissa Solis

Vice President/General Manager - Hispanic Business Unit, Pepsico North America Beverages

Mark Madrid

CEO, Latino Business Action Network

Nina Vaca

Chairman & CEO, Pinnacle Group

Omar Duque

President, Hispanic Information Technology Executive Council (HITEC)

Patricia Mota

President & CEO, Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement (HACE)

Ramiro Cavazos

President & CEO, USHCC

Raquel Tamez

CEO, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Sarah Carberry

Head of US Multicultural Strategy & Sales, Google

Steven Wolfe Pereira

CEO & Co-Founder, Encantos

Thomas Savino

CEO, Prospanica

Victor Arias

Managing Director, RSR Partners

Thank you to our sponsors!

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Media Partners

Hispanic Executive Logo
The Alumni Society Logo

Special thanks to:

Day 1 – Morning session

Day 1 – Afternoon session

Day 2


Photos by: Bobby Guliani