Javier is a 2nd-year MPA DP candidate focusing on sustainable finance, entrepreneurship, and social impact. Prior to SIPA, Javier worked at The Trust for the Americas–Organization of American States in Washington, D.C., managing and developing strategies to launch a network of innovation laboratories in Jamaica, Mexico, Colombia, and Honduras. Born and raised in Guatemala, Javier is a UWC Alumnus and earned a BA in Government and minor in Economics from Colby College.