Marisa Huaynalaya

Innovation professional millenial with 20 years experience working in Marketing and Technology.

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Work done

2018 - Founded Agile Activator Ltd based in London and operating in Spain, to help corporate leaders, teams and startups to navigate the digital transformation hype.

2011-2018 Led the digital transformation process in the world's biggest tourism vertical group.

2008 - 2010 Worked in the most relevant hotels and activities aggregator, launching new sales channels in new markets.

2005 - 2008 Senior Consultant for different Tourism Institutions creating new services and products in the public sector

2004 - 2006 Finished a Master in Tourism Administration & Sustainability in the European meca of the industry: Palma de Mallorca - thanks to a Scholarship from Fundación Carolina

2003 - 2004 Worked in Personal Care and Cosmetics multinational Corporation leading the New Products launching process (time to market was less than 9 months)

2002 - Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas - Cum Laude in Marketing

2001 - Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas - Cum Laude in Finance and Business Administration

Founded a start-up in Lima with some friends.

1998 - Working at the Marketing department of the first ranked FMCG company in the world while studying.

Born in Lima, the capital of Peru in 1980.  Marisa used Pentium PC and Atari to play as a child and loves to having seen the amazing evolution of  technology since early age.  Marisa has roots in Peru and the USA, but she prefers to go back to Europe.  "I fell in love with Spain in 2003, it's a great winter home base, but Germany and London are great in summer!". 

Marisa has various interests: trekking, beach volleyball, ecstatic dancing and promotion of feminine leadership are some of the most important ones. She is constantly searching for innovative and interesting people and projects to learn from, which makes Agile her favourite way to contribute to the Workspace transformation movement.