|Board Biography: Cristina Vicini|
TIAW - The International Alliance for Women
Brussels, Belgium and Washington DC, USA
Cristina Vicini is an international senior executive and board member with innovative companies and charities in Europe and North America, with a special focus on International Business Strategy and Sustainable Development, Cross-Sector Digital Innovation and New Ventures, Global Diversity and Economic Empowerment, Ethics and CSR.
With an information technology, international business and strategic marketing backgrounds, Mrs. Vicini has 25 years of management and leadership experience with Technology Blue Chips like Microsoft, Siemens, Deutsche Telekom, with the International Public Sector, with global Non-Profits and as an Entrepreneur, with responsibilities spanning from strategic positioning and multi-million business development up to P&L executive roles in Europe and beyond.
On top of her business engagements, Cristina Vicini served a.o. as Chair of Boston University’s Advisory Board for MET’s International Programs (Brussels) and as Chairwoman of international non-profits. Committed since decades to women's economic empowerment, Cristina is an Entrepreneurship Mentor with the Cherie Blair Foundation and a Board Mentor with the European Women on Boards Foundation.
Cristina was honoured with the “TIAW World of Difference Award 100” in May 2015.
Cristina holds a Masters of International Management from Boston University and a Masters with honors in Computer Science from the University of Brussels (ULB).
She is married and a proficient golfer.