CEO, ASSIST CARD
Passionate, entrepreneur, enthusiastic, she started her career at the age of 16 in the courier area of ASSIST CARD, which back then was a family business. For 10 years, Alexia grew in different positions, in which she stood out for her abilities and consolidated her business background. The thirst for self-improvement drove her to expand the business into South East Asia. Having acquired substantial experience, she decides to leave the company. In 1995, Alexia leaves ASSIST CARD and successfully develops her career in the financial sector working for Santander Bank.
In 2000, she returns to ASSIST CARD to fulfill the role of CEO. She aimed mainly at the growth and expansion of the company, ultimately turning it into a corporation. In 2011, ASSIST CARD is acquired by the Starr Companies holding, and Alexia continued in her position as Global CEO for worldwide operations.
Her 32 years of experience in the industry and her desire to provide excellent assistance to all travelers in a continuously changing world make her an exceptional leader, looking to encourage and motivate her employees to break paradigms and work collaboratively to provide clients the best service.
Alexia’s commitment and social awareness have led her to visit many Latin American countries, and she actively participates in community activities seeking to help eradicate poverty, promote education and the growth of vulnerable communities. She has participated actively in a house-building project throughout Latin America since 2012.
Alexia’s management has been praised and acknowledged by Latin Business Chronicle (LBC) magazine among “The 50 Executive Women of Latin America”, and she has been named one of 2015 Women Leaders of the corporate world by La Nación newspaper. In 2017, she was chosen to be part of the Red Shoe Movement Hall of Fame, an American company that works for women’s professional training and leadership. Alexia’s experience and management are a case study in different universities around the world.
Alexia has obtained a degree in Communication at Universidad Argentina de la Empresa (UADE) and she also completed an MBA program in Business Management at IAE Business School. She has recently become a member of the Creative Committee of this institution.