Ms. Sonia Dulá studied economics at Harvard, earning Magna Cum Laude, and obtained an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. Until March 2018, she was Vice President of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Prior to this position, she was head of Private Banking for Latin America at Merrill Lynch and led the Corporate and Investment Banking Division for Latin America. In this role, she oversaw all investment banking businesses, including mergers and acquisitions, public equity and debt issues, and corporate lending.
She began her career in Mexico where she worked at Pemex. After obtaining her MBA, she spent nine years at Goldman Sachs, where she conducted major privatisations in Spain, Italy and Mexico and led global debt and equity issues for Latin American companies. She later served as CEO of Telemundo Studios Mexico and Internet Group do Brasil, where she was also a co-founder of Obsidiana and Grupo Latino de Radio, a company with more than 500 radio stations in Latin America and the United States.
Ms. Dulá is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a member of the Latin America Strategic Advisory Board of Banco ITAU (Brazil). She has served on the Boards of Directors of Council of the Americas, Women's World Banking and The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. She was a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and of Bank of America's Global Diversity and Inclusion Council.
Other directorships include: board member of Promotora de Informaciones, S.A., member of the board of directors of Hemisphere Media Group, Inc, Chairwoman of the board of directors of Bestinver Gestión, S.A. SGIIC, Chairwoman and member of the board of directors of Bestinver, S.A., Chairwoman and chairwoman and member of the board of directors of Fidentiis Gestión, S.A., SGIIC.