Claudia Adriazola-Steil joined EMBARQ in May 2008 as Latin America Deputy Director. She has now been promoted to Director of the Health & Road Safety Program. In this new position she will be focusing on the global strategy for addressing the public health impact that comes from urban transportation and urban development specifically, but not exclusively, in terms of road safety, air quality, physical activity, quality of life, stress and the economic impact.
Claudia has held different managerial positions in the Peruvian public sector. She was the Executive Manager of the National Council of Road Safety in the Ministry of Transport. After her studies in Transport Management in Germany, she was appointed as General Director of Land Transportation in the Ministry of Transport in Peru. She has been the Legal Manager of the Headquarters of the Superintendence of Public Registries, an agency of the Ministry of Justice. Prior to returning to graduate school in the United States, Claudia worked as Public/Private Partnership Specialist and Legal Adviser in PROINVERSION, an agency of the Ministry of Economics.
Claudia graduated as a lawyer in her hometown of Arequipa, Peru. She was trained in Germany in Transport Management and in 2008 graduated with an Executive Master of Public Administration and a Master of Arts in International Relations from the Maxwell School of Public Administration at Syracuse University, New York, in the United States.