Latinas in Finance invites you to an interactive presentation led by Maya Tussing, Principal at Alesco Advisors, on Directional Ambition. Maya will present the four-factor model to help you achieve your personal objective and fulfill your ambition. The presentation will be followed by a panel Q&A and give you various perspectives on how to successfully own your career.

Keynote Speaker

Maya Lis Tussing


Maya co-leads the San Francisco office of Alesco Advisors, an SEC-registered investment advisory firm servicing the investment needs of institutions, foundations and high net worth individuals. Previously, she led BlackRock’s U.S. Institutional Index Asset Allocation business, responsible for over $200B across all asset classes, investment styles and vehicles...READ MORE+


Vanessa Hartigan



Vanessa was a Relationship Manager for Merrill Lynch’s Institutional business which includes coverage of both mutual fund and hedge fund buy-side clients.  She was responsible for working across Merrill Lynch product teams to strategically identify and grow revenues for the West Coast client base...READ MORE+

Lulu Curiel 


Lulu is the founder and Managing Director of Ivy Advisors, an elite education consulting firm that helps people prepare for and apply to business schools. She has a passion for mentoring others and for developing talent. Lulu and her team have helped hundreds of people transform their careers and be admitted to the country’s most eminent MBA programs...READ MORE+

Claudia Rivas 


Claudia is a Senior Financial Advisor in the San Francisco, Merrill Lynch office. She has been in the financial services industry since 2005. She has been able to work on high profile stock options plans such as, Facebook and other San Francisco and Silicon Valley clients...READ MORE+


Tuesday, August 30
5:00pm - 8:00pm


The Vault
415 Jackson St
San Francisco


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Veronica Genao