Mariana Costa is the co-founder and CEO at Laboratoria, a social enterprise that enables women from underserved backgrounds to start and grow a career in technology. With learning centers across Latin America, Laboratoria is working to build a more diverse, inclusive and competitive digital economy in the region that can create opportunities for all people.
For her work as a social entrepreneur, Costa has received multiple recognitions, including being named one of Peru’s leading innovators by MIT and one the world’s most influential women by the BBC. She holds a BSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from Columbia University in New York.
Costa joined the Dialogue as a Member in 2020.