Ms. Diana Chavez is the Executive Director of the Private Sector Regional Centre for the Support of UN Sustainable Development Goals, which is based in Bogota, Colombia. Ms- Chavez provides the Centre with strategic direction, leadership, partnership building and vision on strengthening the implementation of sustainable development and the 2030 Agenda in Latin America. In this capacity she works with leading multinational companies advancing the agenda of corporate governance and sustainability.
Prior to this, she was the Executive Director of the Regional Center for the Global Compact in Latin America and the Caribbean and before she was the Global Compact Country Coordinator for Mexico. Ms. Chavez also served in the Mexican Ministry of Economy in promoting Foreign Investment. She holds a number of distinctions and sits on various advisory bodies and boards and was the first woman to chair the UN Business and Human Rights Forum. She holds graduate level degrees in international studies and business administration.