Speakers and other contributors
S/A Executive Director
Gabriela Baumgart is the S/A Executive Director of Center Norte, which includes the Center Norte Mall, Lar Center Mall, Expo Center Norte, Novotel Center Norte and the Center Norte Institute, all located in São Paulo, Brazil.
Prior to joining Center Norte, Gabriela practiced corporate and tax law in renowned firms. In 2001, she changed her career and started working as a manager at Center Norte, where she was responsible for marketing and commercial areas, creating the merchandising sector and improving the group’s revenue. Since 2011, she has been collaborating with the corporate governance structure in the company, as well as the improvement of business operation.
Gabriela has a post-graduate degree in Business Administration and an MBA in Management of Shopping Centers from Fundação Getúlio Vargas. She studied Entrepreneurship at Babson College and Administration for Presidents at Harvard Business School. In 2014, she graduated from IBGC (Brazilian Institute of Corporate Governance), where she provides mentoring for a program focused on women’s leadership.