Cynthia is an entrepreneur and co-founder of Green Octopus – Marketing and Communications agency and MiBolsillo, a mobile financial manager. In addition, she is a university professor, speaker, and ad-honorem member of several non-profit organizations. She has more than 10 years of experience in marketing. Cynthia is a member of the Entrepreneurship Advice Council and a mentor to other entrepreneurs. In 2017, she was awarded entrepreneur of the year by San Ignacio de Loyola University. Last year, she was awarded Outstanding Woman Entrepreneur by GIST (Global Innovation through Science Technology) in Brisbane, Australia, as part of their Startup Training Camp 2018.
Venture: MiBolsillo is a mobile app that digitizes financial behaviors and tasks to build a financially healthy generation with less human intervention and reduced transaction costs for both end users and financial institutions to bring five million people to the formal financial system in the next three years. MiBolsillo currently operates in Brazil and Peru with plans to expand into more Spanish-speaking countries.