Francia Baez Guzman
Managing Director & Founder
Francia Guzman is a senior executive with solid human resources and business experience in a variety of areas. Her geographic scope has covered domestic, regional and global roles. She is described as a change agent and a leader with proven track record of excellent relationship skills and efficient delivery. Francia has 36 years of corporate experience, largely built in global organizations, such as Citigroup and Visa Inc. and working with top level individuals in those corporations.
Her Human Resources background includes strategic aspects of human resources, organizational and talent development including diversity and inclusion, coaching and assessments. Her business experience covers product design and management, relationship management and treasury. She also has experience with public affairs and client training.
She holds a degree in Sociology, graduate studies in Urban and Regional Development and a certificate in Human Resources. She is certified in business coaching and in assessment interviewing. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
Francia co-authored a book on “Latino Culture: A Dynamic Force in the American Workplace” (Intercultural Press). She has written for several publications, has been featured in magazine articles, been a judge for HR related awards, engaged in leading roles for HR organizations and boards, as well as participated as keynote speaker for multiple organizations.