Our Team

Our multidisciplinary team, formed in the most prestigious universities in the world and with extensive field experience, is the perfect combination of efficiency and innovation.


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Janice Seinfeld

Executive director

Janice Seinfeld

Executive director

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Janice holds a Ph.D. and master’s degree in economics from Harvard University (United States), and a post-doctorate from the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). She is also bachelor’s in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), where she worked as a researcher and professor for more than fifteen years.

Janice is an international consultant on public policies and the author of several books and articles on topics related to social and economic policies. She is affiliated with the Global Network for Health Equality (GNHE) and the Evidence-Based Policy in Development Network (EBPDN).

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Milton von Hesse

Director

Milton von Hesse

Director

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Milton holds a master’s degree in economics from Georgetown University (ILADES Program / Georgetown University) and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru).

He has been the minister of Housing, Construction and Sanitation, the minister of Agriculture and Irrigation, executive director of ProInversión, project manager in the Water and Sanitation Program of the World Bank, regulation manager at Aeropuertos del Perú, general director of the General Directorate of Public Multiannual Programming at the Ministry of Economy and Finance, and expert in agricultural development of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) of the United Nations.

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Andrés Montoya

Director

Andrés Montoya

Director

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Andrés holds an MBA with a specialization in Financial Engineering from MIT (United States). He is CFA Charterholder from the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute and ACII from the Chartered Insurance Institute in London. He has also a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru).

With more than twenty years of experience in investments, financial analysis, asset valuation, and capital markets, Andrés has held management positions in the financial industry both in Peru and abroad.

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Gordon McCord

Associated researcher

Gordon McCord

Associated researcher

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Ph.D. in sustainable development from Columbia University with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Harvard University (United States).

Gordon has extensive experience in economic development, public health, and the environment. As a researcher at the Earth Institute, he has studied topics related to health, poverty and sustainable development.

He teaches management and public economics at the University of California at San Diego (United States).

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Alejandro Micco

Associated researcher

Alejandro Micco

Associated researcher

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Alejandro holds a Ph.D. and a master’s degree in economics from Harvard University (United States), as well as a master’s degree in engineering sciences from the Universidad de Chile.

Alejandro has served as undersecretary and general coordinator of advisors in Chile´s Ministry of Finance, where he took part in the pension reform and in the development of labor market proposals. He has also been a senior researcher at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington and in Chile´s Central Bank.

He is an associate professor at the Universidad de Chile.

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César Amaro

Senior researcher

César Amaro

Senior researcher

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Cesar holds a master’s degree in business management and administration from the European Business School of Spain. He has also completed his studies of the master’s degree in business administration from the Universidad de San Martín de Porres (Peru) and holds a bachelor´s degree in pharmaceutical chemistry from the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos (Peru).

He has certifications in Quality Management Systems ISO 9001:2000 by the Institute for Quality (Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú) and in Logistics by the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas.

His extensive experience in the public sector includes having served as general manager of the Health Insurance Fund of the National Police of Peru (SaludPol) and as general director of the General Directorate of Medicines, Supplies, and Drugs (Digemid).

He is also a consultant for multilateral organizations and entities of the Peruvian State.

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Nicolás Besich

Senior researcher

Nicolás Besich

Senior researcher

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Nicolás holds a master’s degree in behavioral and economic sciences from the University of Warwick (United Kingdom) and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), where he worked in research and consulting for national and international organizations. Nicolás has also undergraduate studies at the University of Economics in Prague (Czech Republic).

He is a consultant and researcher on issues related to behavioral economics, economic and social policies.

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Camilo Carrillo

Senior Researcher

Camilo Carrillo

Senior Researcher

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Camilo holds a master’s degree in economics from the Pompeu Fabra University (Spain), a master´s degree in finance from the University of Tilburg (The Netherlands) and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru).

Camilo has been general director of Private Investment in the Ministry of Economy and Finance, general director of Infrastructure in the Ministry of Education, advisor to the minister of Agriculture and Irrigation, and public investment analyst of the General Directorate of Multiannual Programming of the Public Sector of the Ministry of Economy and Finance.

He has extensive experience as a consultant to multilateral organizations such as the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC). He teaches in the Master of Public Management at the Universidad del Pacífico.

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Flor Asencios

Researcher

Flor Asencios

Researcher

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Flor completed the studies of the master of Investment Projects at the National University of Engineering (Peru) and the doctorate in Educational Sciences at the National University of Education (Peru) and holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineer by the National University of Callao (Peru).

She has worked as a consultant of public investment projects in the Lima’s Metropolitan City Council, the Ministry of Economy and Finance, the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism, the Ministry of Health and the National Assembly of Deans.

She has also lead the formulation of public investment projects, public-private partnerships and tax works.

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Jeffrey Radzinsky

Researcher

Jeffrey Radzinsky

Researcher

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Jeffrey holds a master’s degree in governance and public management from the Ortega y Gasset Institute in Madrid (Spain), where he also got the Diploma in Political Communication. He studied Law at the University of Lima (Peru).

He has extensive experience in institutional relations, public management, corporate social responsibility, and political journalism, and collaborates with local and international media. Jeffrey is founding director of Grupo Fides Peru and director of the Program of Specialization in Political Communication of the School of Public Management of the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru).

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Nilton Silva

Researcher

Nilton Silva

Researcher

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Nilton holds a master’s degree in public management from the Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería (Peru) and a master’s degree in business administration with mention in corporate finance from the ESAN University (Peru). He also holds a bachelor´s degree in economic engineer from the Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería (Peru).

Nilton specializes in public investment projects, public-private partnerships, works for taxes, business plans and planning. He has served as director of the Office of Investment Programming of the Ministries of Internal Security and Production, director of the Office of Development and Technical Cooperation of the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights, and investment specialist in the Ministry of Economy and Finance, among other positions.

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Marco Vinelli

Researcher

Marco Vinelli

Researcher

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Marco holds a master’s degree in finance from ESAN University and Business Administration from Centrum (Peru), and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the National University of San Marcos (Peru). He holds a specialization in design and implementation of public policies and public-private partnership by ESAN University (Peru).

Marco has worked as executive director of Agrorural, as well as head of Agroideas and member of the Board of Agrobanco. He has extensive experience in executive management, planning, budgeting, private and public investment projects, implementation of executing units, generation and execution of business plans and strategic plans.

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Gisele León

Senior analyst

Gisele León

Senior analyst

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Gisele holds bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), where she took part in several consultancies and investigations related to public policies.

She has undergraduate studies in economics from the University of Economics and Business of Vienna (Austria) and holds a Diploma in Public Management and Government from the Universidad de Piura (Peru).

In 2018, she was selected as a fellow in the program of the United States Department of State “Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative” for young leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean. She is chief programs officer at the non-profit organization CAPA Peru.

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Oriana Salomón

Senior analyst

Oriana Salomón

Senior analyst

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Oriana holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), with undergraduate studies in economics at ICADE – Universidad Pontificia Comillas de Madrid (Spain).

She has worked at the Research Center of the Universidad del Pacífico (CIUP). She has extensive experience in research and consultancies on public policy issues, with an emphasis on health and education.

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Claudia Zavaleta

Senior analyst

Claudia Zavaleta

Senior analyst

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Claudia holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), with experience in consultancies related to public policies and management of public and private investment projects.

Claudia has completed a specialization program in behavioral economics at the Universidad del Pacífico, a program at The London School of Economics (United Kingdom) and a specialization course in public-private partnerships at the School of Government and Public Policies of the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú.

She has extensive experience in research and consultancies on public policy issues, with an emphasis on water and sanitation and public investment.

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Mauricio Ibáñez

Analyst

Mauricio Ibáñez

Analyst

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Mauricio holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad de Piura (Peru), with undergraduate studies in economics at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (grant from the Pacific Alliance).

Mauricio is a consultant in production, education, and poverty. He has worked in the Peruvian Ministry of Economy and Finance.

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María Laura Rosales

Analyst

María Laura Rosales

Analyst

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María Laura holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru).

María Laura has worked in the Foreign Trade Society (ComexPerú) and in the Planning and Budget Unit of the Ministry of Education.

She has extensive experience in public management and in research and consulting in both public and social policies.

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Franco Sebastiani

Analyst

Franco Sebastiani

Analyst

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Franco holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru).

Franco has extensive experience in research and consulting on both public and social policy topics, with an emphasis on education and health. He has worked in the formulation of public investment projects.

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Verónica Tello

Analyst

Verónica Tello

Analyst

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Verónica holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), with undergraduate studies in economics at ICHEC Brussels Management School (Belgium).

Verónica has experience in research and consultancies on public and social policy topics, especially in the health sector. She has worked in the formulation of public investment projects.

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Antonella Torres

Analyst

Antonella Torres

Analyst

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Antonella holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), with undergraduate studies in economics at Hochschule Düsseldorf – University of Applied (Germany).

She has experience in financial analysis, research and consulting on public policy topics related to health and tourism.

She has worked as an editor in the Economy section of the magazine “Semana Económica”.

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Yris Briceño

Educational programs management

Yris Briceño

Educational programs management

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Yris holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology at the Universidad Bicentenaria de Aragua (Venezuela), with specialization in organizational psychology. She holds a diploma in Human Resources Management from the same institution.

Yris has worked as an organizational psychologist in both public and private institutions.

She is in charge of coordinating the training programs and courses Videnza Consultores offers.

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Carolina De Andrea

Communications manager

Carolina De Andrea

Communications manager

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Carolina holds a master´s degree in publishing from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain), with a bachelor´s degree in journalism from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. She has extensive experience in content production and editing.

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Miguel Ugaz

Associate consultant

Miguel Ugaz

Associate consultant

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Miguel holds a bachelor’s degree in communication sciences from the Universidad de Lima (Peru).

He currently works as content director at MU Marketing & Content Lab and is the author of the blog “Strategic Communication” on Gestión´s newspaper website.

Miguel has extensive experience designing and managing strategic communication campaigns for local and transnational brands, politicians, and public and private institutions. He has also been content director at Interforum (where he produced Perú Now) and communications manager at the Universidad del Pacífico.

At Videnza Consultores, Miguel is in charge of developing external communication strategies.

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Teodora Gutiérrez

Management assistant

Teodora Gutiérrez

Management assistant

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Teodora is a systems analyst from the ABACO Private Technological Institute (Peru) and is studying economics at the Universidad de San Martín de Porres (Peru).

She has been an administrator and advertising coordinator in the “Sommelier” magazine and has also served as a consultant in the implementation of management software in hotels and restaurants.

Teodora serves as general secretary of Videnza Consultores.

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Sergio Montero

Administrative assistant

Sergio Montero

Administrative assistant

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Sergio holds a bachelor’s degree in administration and marketing from the Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (Peru). He also holds a diploma in public management and government of the Universidad de Piura (Peru).

Sergio has extensive experience in support of administrative management.

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors are experts of the highest professional profile, with great experience in the public and private sectors in Peru and abroad. They offer us recommendations on the strategy that we should follow as a company.


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María Esther Caballero

María Esther Caballero

Member of the Advisory Board

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MBA in finance and strategy from the University of New York – Leonard N. Stern School of Business (United States). María Esther holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and in administration from the Universidad del Pacífico (Peru), with a bachelor´s degree in law from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Peru).

María Esther has been a manager at Inversiones Breca, managing director at Thomson Reuters, general manager of Estudio Caballero Bustamante and consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton. She is now associate director of Real Time Management.

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Carolina Trivelli

Carolina Trivelli

Member of the Advisory Board

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Carolina holds a master´s degree in agricultural economics from the Pennsylvania State University (United States) and bachelor´s degree in economics from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Peru).

Carolina has been the minister of Development and Social Inclusion of Peru. She currently chairs the Directory of Peruvian Digital Payments, chairs the Executive Committee of the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), belongs to the directory of Peruvian Schools – Innova Schools and KUNAN, and serves as principal investigator of the Institute of Peruvian Studies (IEP).

She is also member of Transparencia´s Board of Directors, of the Consultative Committee of the ID4D initiative of the International Committee of the Latin American Center for Rural Development (RIMISP), of the Consultative Commission for the Estimation of Poverty of the National Institute of Statistics and Informatics (INEI), and of Peru´s Financial Council.

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Oscar Ugarte

Oscar Ugarte

Member of the Advisory Board

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Oscar holds a master’s degree in public policy management from the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona (Spain), and bachelor’s degree in medicine from the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos (Peru).

Among other positions in the Peruvian public sector, he has been the minister of Health, head of the Institute of Management of Health Services (IGSS) of the Secretariat of Health, and chief of the Solidarity System of Lima´s Metropolitan City Council.

Oscar is a consultant to national and international organizations such as the Pan American Health Organization and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).