Meet: Mia Perdomo - Aequales
Full Bio: Mía Perdomo is an entrepreneur and activist. Co-founder of Aequales, a consulting firm that advocates for the closing of gender gaps in organizations and female leadership in Peru and Colombia. Co-creator of Par, the first corporate Gender Equality Ranking and the community of companies that advocate for gender equity. Mia is a psychologist from the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Colombia and a Master's graduate in human rights from the London School of Economics. She is a Global Competitive Leadership Program Fellow at Georgetown University. One of the 100 most successful managers of 2017 according to the Gerente Magazine. One of the 100 transforming women of Colombia according to La Silla Vacía. Work Description: Aequales is a gender equality consultancy firm based in Colombia and Peru that works throughout Latin America. It has won several entrepreneurship prizes (Ventures 2014, PUCP 2015, In-Pactamos 2016, UN ODS) and is currently a stable and profitable growing business. Aequales created PAR, a Corpoate Gender Equality Ranking, a one-of-its-kind measurement tool that promotes gender equality conditions in corporations. Aequales delivers data for the creation of evidence-based public-policy for gender equality through our public sector and academia allies. Aequales created Comunidad PAR, a community of corporations that promote gender equality in our countries, committed with measuring and increasing gender equality indicators and sharing good practices.