Rebeca De La Vega
Corporate Social Responsibility Director, Latin America Corporate Affairs, Cisco Systems
Rebeca De La Vega leads Corporate Affairs efforts in Latin America with responsibility for Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility programs in the region and in particular the Cisco Networking Academy program. Education and economic empowerment are key areas of Cisco CSR impact in Latin America.
Prior to this position, Rebeca led the Cisco Networking Academy program in Mexico where the program has widely extended for 20 years and was responsible for building strategic partnerships with education institutions, Federal and local government bodies, non-profit organizations and development agencies.
Before joining Cisco, Rebeca worked for federal government offices and for some private companies in the areas of marketing, communications and media regulations.
Rebeca graduated from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, where she also obtained a Masters degree in Business Administration. She was a professor at this same institution, where she developed a passion for education.
She also has further studies in public sector at the Public Administration Institute in Mexico.