President of ManpowerGroup for Latin America, Monica Flores Barragán is a leader in human capital solutions who promotes alliance diversity between governments. She is responsible for the company’s operations in eighteen countries, its 3,700 staff members, and 350,00 outsourced employees. She aims to match the supply and demand challenges faced by the labor market.
A former President of the America Chamber of Commerce of Mexico, Monica Flores Barragán is a member of different education, government, and business institutions’ councils. She is also the President of the ManpowerGroup Foundation, STEM counselor, and author of ‘How to get your first job’. Her book helps young people integrate into the formal job market.
Recognised as one of the top business entrepreneurs in Latin America, Monica Flores Barragán received global recognition as one of the world’s top 10 promoters of diversity. Amongst her awards and accolades, she counts the Outstanding woman of the Year 2011 Award given by the Senate of the Mexican Republic, and the Outstanding Woman of the Year in Mexico and Latin America in Business by the Mexican Institute of Public Accountants in 2016.
With regards to her speaking engagements and panel participation in Europe, Asia, and America, Monica Flores Barragán has covered a variety of topics related to her area of expertise. As such, she has spoken at the World Economic Forum, World Federation of People Management Associations, World Business Forum, Global Summit for Women, and many others.
With regards to her educational background, she is an actuary who received her degree from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She has a master’s degree in philosophy as well as in business management.
As a speaker and panellist, Monica Flores Barragán has addressed audiences across the globe on topics that include the future of work, workforce management, and business solutions. She lives in Mexico and speaks Spanish and English.