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Corporate Governance LATAM

Program Overview

Today’s closely held businesses in Latin America are facing increasingly complex governance challenges. From monitoring operations to valuation, evaluating growth opportunities to aligning incentives, these firms need their board members to be fully informed on best practices in order to provide effective leadership.

Corporate Governance LATAM will show current and aspiring board members and those who advise them how to apply ethical and operational perspectives for sound decision-making. Participants will come away from this new program with the real skills they need to govern capably.

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Program Highlights & Benefits

Specifically, participants will learn:

  • International business ethics and how they relate to the corporate governance of family businesses and listed companies
  • What drives value and how to select exceptional growth opportunities
  • How to value their own companies in private and public settings
  • How to link value to the governance task

Contact Us

For more information and to register, contact: Hernan Fuentes, Family Business and Office School, +1.786.307.1015 or email wharton@family-bs.com.

Dates TBD

Download the program schedule, including session details.

This program will be held at the EAST, Miami Hotel, 788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, Florida 33131 U.S.A.

The program price of $7,800 includes meals but not accommodations.

Experience & Impact

Corporate Governance LATAM was developed by Wharton Executive Education in collaboration with the Family Business and Office School, a pioneer in providing education, workshops, and forums to prospective and current board members, owners, and their advisors in Latin America and Miami.

Corporate Governance LATAM will help current and aspiring board members, as well as C-suite executives, managers, and entrepreneurs, to understand best practices in ethical board governance. Wharton’s world-class faculty will help participants grasp basic financial applications, grow their businesses, create value, and operate more productively in today’s highly connected global business environment.

Who Should Attend

Corporate Governance LATAM is for current and potential board members, C-suite executives, and shareholders of family and listed companies based in Latin America and Miami. It is also suitable for business owners, executives, and advisors who seek to understand best practices in corporate governance.


Christopher Geczy, PhD   See Faculty Bio

Academic Director

Adjunct Professor of Finance; Academic Director, Wharton Wealth Management Initiative; Academic Director, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Center for Quantitative Financial Research, The Wharton School

Mauro Guillén, PhD   See Faculty Bio

Dr. Felix Zandman Professor, Professor of International Management, The Wharton School; Director, The Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests: Globalization, international political economy, multinational management

David Wessels, PhD   See Faculty Bio

Adjunct Professor of Finance, The Wharton School

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