Title: Principal Associate
Languages: English, Spanish
Education: M.B.A., IE Business School
B.A., in International Affairs, University of Colorado at Boulder
Sandra Villanueva, a specialist in trade facilitation, designs and implements international trade projects with a focus on U.S. trade agreements and the World Trade Organization’s Trade Facilitation Agreement.
This includes regional integration initiatives in Central America and the Andean region working on cross-border trade, export promotion, institutional strengthening and change management.
As Chief of Party for the USAID Colombia Free Trade Implementation Activity, she designed a program focused on process reengineering, training, and identifying IT solutions to help Colombia improve import clearance times, and was responsible for end-to-end management.