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Gabriela Bengochea Marin

Director of the Business Incubator Network
Technological University of Mexico (UNITEC)

Gabriela Bengochea Marin is the Director of the Business Incubator Network at the Technological University of Mexico (UNITEC), where she is responsible for designing and implementing business incubation models, developing training plans for incubated companies, finding financial support/start-up capital, and providing guidance for emerging entrepreneurs. In this role, she also leads Premio UNITEC, YouthActionNet’s fellowship program in Mexico focused on technology for social change. Gabriela has more than 9 years of experience in the field, co-creating and implementing training programs to promote entrepreneurial development in Mexico and Latin America. She has a Master of Engineering from Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) and a Bachelor’s in Industrial and System Engineering from UNITEC. She has a certificate from the National Business Incubation Association and has completed a range of courses focused on high impact entrepreneurship and methodologies for entrepreneurship/innovation at Babson College, Salamanca University, New Mexico State University and UNAM.