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Hector Mujica '11

Economic Opportunity Lead for the Americas at Google.org and member of Google's Latino Leadership Council

School/College: College of Business, Honors College


Biography

Hector Mujica leads the economic opportunity portfolio at Google.org—Google’s philanthropy—across the Americas. Within his role, he looks after a $100M+ grantmaking portfolio that supports interventions which aim to provide pathways to digital economy jobs for individuals with multiple barriers to employment. Mujica also serves on Google’s Latino Leadership Council, where he helps to steward Google’s social impact endeavors with the Latino community.

Mujica has spent the last decade advancing social justice through philanthropy and public policy. Prior to Google, Mujica's experience ranged from investment banking at Oppenheimer & Co., constituent casework at the Office of Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and bilateral relations at the Economic Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo.

Mujica holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business from Florida International University, a Professional Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and a Master of Public Affairs from the Goldman School of Public Policy at University of California, Berkeley. Outside of work, Mujica serves on the Board of Directors of Hispanics in Philanthropy, the Hispanic Federation, and several advisory boards, including WorkingNation. Mujica currently resides in South Florida.