Speaker Milagros ZAMUDIO

Biography

Milagros Zamudio is the head of Corporate Image and Social Responsibility of Electroperu, one of the main energy companies in Peru generating 20% of the electricity in the whole country. She is in charge of the annual sustainability report of the company obtaining the A+ level in its 2nd year of report, moreover, Electroperu was the first state-government company issuing a sustainability report using the GRI framework. Milagros is very committed with the social and environmental aspects, managing responsibility programs in one of the poorest regions in Peru, working with communities that live around the country's main hydroelectric plant. Also she has established strategic alliances with private companies and public institutions to collaborate with the development of the communities around Electroperu´s main plant.

She has obtained her Master's degree in Communications at Michigan State University (1995-1996) taking also courses in important schools in Peru and abroad (Harvard University (US, 2005).

Fully bilingual, with more than fourteen years experience in different areas such as customer service, budget control, business planning, reputation and corporate responsability

Last year, Milagros was part of the DMA Working Group for the new GRI G4.

She also worked for Telefonica (1997- 2005), starting as a customer service supervisor, and four years later (2001), she obtained the first prize for the JAP's (High potential youth) program which was an international initiative for identifying Telefonica´s most talented young proffessionalsprofessionals. Afterwards, the company assigned her to one the most important projects they had, EficienT, where working for the budget control area, identifying initiatives to obtain savings for the company, attaining more than USD$8 Million in savings annually.

Milagros has just started as a postgraduated professor in 2 important universities in Peru.

Office :
CSR manager
Organization :
Electroperu
Country :
Peru