Executive Manager, Economic Analysis & Market Research Division
Panama Canal Authority
Mrs. Marucci graduated as Honours B.A., Major in Economics/Minor in Marketing Research from Concordia University, Montreal P.Q., Canada, in 1989. Master in Business Administration from NOVA University, Panama Branch, in 1992.
Previous work experiences include positions such as Operations Coordinator for South America for Samsung Latin America identifying and advising on business opportunities in the Latin American region, coordinating activities of local managers from each one of the Samsung branches in South America, and developing and implementing a corporate intelligence system among Samsung Offices in South America.
From 1992 through 1994 was appointed Economic Advisor to the Embassy of Japan in Panama, acting as liaison between Panamanian Government Officials and the Embassy. Currently, as Senior Analyst of the Liquid Bulk Segment, performs in depth analysis of transportation, supply chains, and international markets in connection to Canal traffic, with emphasis in the oil sector. On November 2013, she was appointed interim Manager of Marketing and Forecasting Section.
In addition, Mrs. Marucci participates as speaker in national and international conferences and has published papers in international professional forums such as the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME), and teaches Maritime Economics and Administration at the University of Panama and at the International Maritime University of Panama, and other private universities in the Republic of Panama.