Universidad del Istmo, Guatemala

Left to right: Edgar Escribá (coach), Daniela González-Campo, Ximena Barillas, María Reneé Bolaños, and Juan Marcos Cordón

About the Team

Edgar Escribá (Coach).  Edgar holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration and a Master’s in Advanced Finance. He is also a member of the UNIS team that brought home the championship trophy from the 2015 NIBS Case Competition in Ottawa, Canada. Edgar is currently working as a Project Manager for Industria Pecuaria, a division of Corporación Multinversiones (IPCMI), where he has overseen a wide range of projects in areas including human resources, finance, and business intelligence.

Daniela González-Campo.  Daniela is a fourth-year Bachelor of Business Administration major, minoring in Marketing and International Business.  She volunteers for a wide range of social programs, but has a special interest in ones that focus on helping children. Daniela has gained project experience working with Deloitte Guatemala and plans to pursue a career in marketing with a multinational company.

Ximena Barillas.  Ximena is a fourth-year Bachelor of Business Administration student, minoring in Marketing and International Business. She recently participated in a Latin American Entrepreneurship Forum with 300 young business minds from across the region. In 2017, Ximena was part of a multidisciplinary team that worked on an innovation project with Molinos Modernos and Universidad del Istmo. Building on her expertise in Product Development, she plans to pursue a career in marketing and project management.

María Reneé Bolaños.  María Reneé is a fourth-year Bachelor of Business Administration major, with a Marketing and International Business minor. She volunteers with a variety of social initiatives and has worked in the promotions department of Universidad del Istmo since 2016. She has extensive marketing and finance experience with Ernst & Young Centroamérica-Guatemala. María Reneé plans to pursue a career in strategic marketing.

Juan Marcos Cordón.  Juan Marcos is a fourth-year Bachelor of Business Administration major, minoring in Marketing and International Business. He is a member of Guatemala’s national rugby team and has proudly represented his country in four international rugby competitions. Juan Marcos has experience in logistics, thanks to work placements with Cervecería Centroamericana. He plans to pursue a career in logistics and operations with a multinational company.