Certificat d’Etudes Politiques, Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Toulouse, 1999-2000
Masters in Political Science, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Bogotá, 1995-2000
Ms. Valenzuela is Head of Business Development at Nathan Associates London and has 10 years of professional experience on donor-funded technical assistance projects. She identifies and prioritizes opportunities for new business in the public and private sector, manages the business development team, and oversees a portfolio of DFID-funded projects in private and financial sector development. She has extensive knowledge of the policies, procedures, and standards for public procurement and project management of multiple donor agencies (e.g., DFID, EC, World Bank, GIZ).
Before joining Nathan Associates , Ms. Valenzuela was a senior project manager for one of Europe’s top development consultancies, managing several EC-funded programs in public sector reform and private sector development in Central and South America. Originally from Colombia, she is fluent in English, Spanish, French, German and Portuguese.
Business development, private sector and financial sector development
English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese