Dagmar Thiel is an Ecuadorian-German journalist. She was appointed as Fundamedio’s director in the United States in 2018 to lead its office in Washington, DC and manage it thereafter. She has ample experience in communications, public affairs, and corporate sustainability, and has worked for over 25 years in media, non-profit organizations, and corporations. In Ecuador, Dagmar was a reporter and news anchor at Ecuavisa and TC TV, as well as a contributor of El País (Spain), and Deutsche Welle (Germany). In the corporative sector she was head of communications and corporate sustainability of Telefónica (previously BellSouth), vice president of Foundation Telefónica, and became elected chairperson of the United Nation Global Compact Network in Ecuador.
Thiel was an event speaker at the Dialogue.