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Investing in Today for a Better Tomorrow - Interview: Gabriel Sánchez-Zinny, Director, Formar Foundation - Latin Investors Summit


For more information contact: emailus@marcusevans.com …

For more information contact: emailus@marcusevans.com

An interview with: Gabriel Sánchez-Zinny, the Director at Formar Foundation and a speaker at the marcus evans Latin Investors Summit 2013, touches on why an improvement in educational quality in Latin America can help promote regional investments.

Join the 2015 Latin Investors Summit along with leading investors and global asset managers in an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers shaping institutional investment strategies today.

For more information contact: emailus@marcusevans.com

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  • 1. Investing in Today for a Better Tomorrow education can reverse and improve this interest range. Many people who do not situation and also social capital. In this have access to schools, or who are way, a better education system working and do not have time to attend will provide Multilatinas with the school, can receive an education in their opportunities to expand and reinvest in own homes, at their own time. As their own backyards. education is data-driven, the student’s progress and teacher’s performance can Infrastructure is also an area to be be monitored. focused on. Better highways, ports and logistics will help trade and regional Providing the opportunity for education investments. within the technological age would help develop a skilled workforce. In what ways can the private sectorInterview with: Gabriel help to improve education?Sánchez-Zinny, Director, FormarFoundation During this year educational aid to the region has been cut by governments, which creates an opportunity for theInvestments in Latin America can be private sector to make up for this losstriggered towards improving the quality by expanding its own corporate socialof education. In this way social capital responsibility spending. The private sector can invest in building new Companieswill improve, says Gabriel Sánchez-Zinny, Director, Formar Foundation. An schools, in more teacher training andinvestment in infrastructure, working also in helping to improve quality in thewith the government to have better communities where their companies and can workjudiciary and education systems can subsidiaries are located.further promote investments in thisregion, he adds. Coordinating with members of Congress, or the Ministries of Education,A speaker at the upcoming marcusevans Latin Investors Summit 2013,in Panama City, Panama, February can help push better quality of education, as they are the policy makers. Companies can advocate for together to promote25-26, Sánchez-Zinny discusses how a the education quality cause bystronger education system can help promoting new ideas, by performingMultilatinas invest in their own region. research and publishing papers that support the need for improvement inHow can regional investments besecured in Latin America? education. Coordinating efforts is strategic at this social goodAs a region Latin America is growing point. Companies should work togetherquickly but its judiciary system is not as to exchange information and use theirstrong as in other countries. Laws expertise to promote social good.should be made clearer so thatinvestors can have an improved What opportunities are broughtunderstanding of where they are about by technology in education?investing and be more assured ofreturns. Tec hno logy i s tran sfo rmi ng th e education system. Education is nowThe level of sufficient human capital in personalized because students can learnthe area is still low. Investing in at their own pace and within their own
  • 2. About the Latin Investors Summit 2013 The Investment Network – This unique forum will take place at the Trump Ocean Club, Panama City, Panama, marcus evans Summits group February 25-26, 2013. Offering much more than any conference, seminar or trade delivers peer-to-peer information show, this exclusive meeting will bring together esteemed thought leaders in private on strategic matters, professional wealth management and market leading asset and fund managers for a highly trends and breakthrough focused and interactive networking event. The Summit includes presentations on innovations. regulatory and judiciary environmental effect on asset allocation and expanding opportunities in real estate, tourism and infrastructure. www.latininvestorssummit.com Contact Please note that the Summit is a Maria Gregoriou, Journalist, marcus evans, Summits Division closed business event and the number of participants strictly Tel: + 357 22 849 400 limited. Email: press@marcusevanscy.com For more information please send an email to info@marcusevanscy.com All rights reserved. The above content may be republished or reproduced. Kindly inform us by sending an email to press@marcusevanscy.comAbout marcus evans Summitsmarcus evans Summits are high level business forums for the world’s leading decision-makers to meet, learn and discussstrategies and solutions. Held at exclusive locations around the world, these events provide attendees with a unique opportunity toindividually tailor their schedules of keynote presentations, think tanks, seminars and one-on-one business meetings.For more information, please visit: www.marcusevans.comUpcoming EventsEuropean Pensions & Investments Summit - www.epi-summit.comFoundations & Endowments Investment Summit - www.foundations-endowmentssummit.comPrivate Wealth Management Summit (North America) - www.privatewealthsummit.comUS Pensions Summit - www.uspensions-summit.comTo view the web version of this interview, please click here: www.latininvestorssummit.com/GabrielSanchez-Zinny