Maria is a consultant with 7 years of professional experience focused on technology consulting and digital innovation. Her work spans multiple industries, from automotive and financial services to QSR and luxury retail, and multiple geographies, from Brazil and India to South Africa and Switzerland. She holds a BA from Northwestern University and an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
As a first-generation immigrant from Moscow, Russia, Maria has a strong conviction that we hold a duty and a responsibility to invest in the lives of others. This is why she has been passionately committed to UpGlo’s mission and purpose since her sister, an SF chapter volunteer, introduced her to the organization in 2003.