Maria Pinelli Joins Globant’s Board of Directors
22 Apr 2021
Luxembourg, April 22, 2021 - Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company, announced the appointment of Maria Pinelli to its Board of Directors. Ms. Pinelli was elected to join the Board of Directors by the Company's shareholders at the annual general meeting which took place on April 2nd, 2021. She comes to Globant with extensive international experience leading global strategies to grow and scale businesses.
"We are extremely thrilled to have Maria Pinelli in our Board of Directors. She is a natural innovator and valuable global advisor", said Martin Migoya, Chairman of Globant’s Board of Directors and Globant CEO. "Her international business experience and financial acumen will provide strategic advice as we seek to scale our business by helping organizations reinvent themselves for future”.
Ms. Pinelli recently retired as a Senior Partner from EY. Ms. Pinelli was Global Vice Chair at Ernst & Young LLP (EY) from 2011 to 2017 and led EY’s Global Strategic Growth Business unit with a focus on serving companies poised for exponential growth. During the same period, she also served as EY’s Global IPO Leader, helping clients prepare for the public markets. Ms. Pinelli is a sought after speaker and recognized expert commentator on the trends that are driving global activity in the capital markets, entrepreneurship, innovation, and economic growth.
Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Pinelli said, "I am thrilled to join Globant’s Board of Directors. The Company is a great example of long-term growth, with a unique and innovative approach to digital and cognitive transformation. I have been impressed by their leadership team, digital talent and client case studies. They are in front of an amazing opportunity and I look forward to supporting them on their global expansion”.
With Ms. Pinelli’s appointment, Globant's Board of Directors will add 9 members. Ms. Pinelli's knowledge around innovative companies, entrepreneurship and her financial expertise will be key to accompany Globant as it scales its business worldwide.
We are a digitally native company that helps organizations reinvent themselves to create a way forward and unleash their potential. We are the place where innovation, design and engineering meet scale.
- We have more than 16,250 employees and we are present in 18 countries working for companies like Google, Rockwell Automation, Electronic Arts and Santander, among others.
- We were named a Worldwide Leader in CX Improvement Services by IDC MarketScape report.
- We were also featured as a business case study at Harvard, MIT, and Stanford.
- We are a member of the Cybersecurity Tech Accord.
For more information, visit www.globant.com
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