Diego Diaz-Martin

President & CEO, VITALIS


Latin America




Biologist, MSc. Environmental Management, PhD in Engineering. Entrepreneur with more than 25 years of national and international experience in different academic, management and reseach positions. He has been coordinator of projects, independent consultant, advisor to government and private institutions, executive director of nonprofit organizations, head of university academic departments, and project coordinator of sustainability in different international organizations. Studies carried out in Venezuela, Costa Rica, United States, Spain and Mexico. Member of various national and international professional associations with extensive list of publications. Broadcaster and columnist for several mass media. Expert in building human and institutional skills. He has received various awards and participated in more than 90 seminars and/or conferences, knowing more than 70 countries.

Why are you optimistic about the future of work?

quote The generation of knowledge, exchange of experience, social entrepreneurship and the recognition of innovation, are always inspiring tools in my daily work.

The MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge to become Economic Prosperity Challenge in 2020