Gloria Hutt Hesse

Minister of Transport and Telecommunications

About the Speaker

Gloria Hutt studied civil engineering at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and is certified by the Business Administration and International Finance programs of Georgetown University, United States. She acquired experience in the public sector as Undersecretary for Transport (2010-2014) when she coordinated preparation of Chile’s National Transport Policy and the master plans for the development of public transport and the country’s port and railway systems. She was a partner and Regional Director for Latin America at Steer Davies Gleave, a prestigious British transport consultancy company, where she was responsible for operations in Chile, Colombia and Puerto Rico and the company’s subsequent expansion to Brazil and Mexico. She has served as a lecturer for the Master in Public Policy program of the Economics and Business Faculty of the Universidad de Chile.