Women Of the World 2015

Carmen González-Sanfeliu

Vice President, Latin America and Caribbean for INTELSAT
Carmen Gonzalez Sanfeliu WoW event miami

Carmen González-Sanfeliu

Vice President, Latin America and Caribbean for INTELSAT


Carmen González-Sanfeliu is the Vice President, Latin America and Caribbean for INTELSAT, the leading provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. For 50 years, INTELSAT has been delivering information and entertainment for many of the world’s leading media and network companies, multinational corporations, Internet Service Providers and governmental agencies.


Gonzalez-Sanfeliu has over 25 years experience in the Satellite Telecommunications Industry and is responsible for INTELSAT’s sales activities in Latin America and the Caribbean. As Vice President of the region, she leads a sales force with offices located in Miami, Brazil and Mexico that contribute over $500 million in revenues to INTELSAT. The customer base extents to broadcasters, carriers, multinationals and government agencies which require the provision of telecommunications solutions such as broadcast services, broadband Internet, VSAT, corporate networks, cellular & mobile backhaul, VoIP and VPN.


Born in Venezuela, González-Sanfeliu’s education includes an MBA magna cum laude from George Washington University and a BA from Georgetown University along with Independent Marketing Studies at Oxford University. Her continuing education includes Executive Leadership Training and Negotiations at the Harvard Law School.


Ms. González-Sanfeliu has served as an active spokesperson for the international satellite communications industry. She has contributed articles and has been included in important feature stories for leading media outlets such as CNN en Español, Miami Herald, Poder Magazine, Broadcaster, Producción y Distribución and CITEL. In addition to various Women of the Year awards, she also has been recognized as one of the world’s top international business leaders in articles recently published by World City and South Florida CEO. She is a member of the Miami Dade Women’s Chamber of Commerce and on the Advisory Board of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, amongst others.


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10:00 - 10:50 am
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