Isabelle Chaquiriand

Isabelle Chaquiriand

Director of Xcala, IDB program to support entrepreneurs throughout Latin America and the Caribbean to have financing for their companies.

Executive Director of ATMA, a leading company in the design and manufacture of industrial packaging and household products. She is a Senator for Uruguay in the World Business Angel Forum, is a teacher and researcher on entrepreneurship, investment and general management of the University of Montevideo. She is a PhD candidate in Business Administration from Grenoble École de Management, Master in Business Administration and Management from IEEM, Uruguay. Public Accountant, University of the Republic, Uruguay. And he trained as a teacher in entrepreneurship at Babson College, United States. She was twice named entrepreneur of the year of the manufacturing industry in Uruguay in 2010 and 2011. In 2016 she was named Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young.