Network Information Center
Rosalía Morales is the Executive Director at Network Information Center (NIC) Costa Rica, a not-for-profit organization based in San José, Costa Rica, and is in charge of managing the country code top-level domain for Costa Rica. She supervises all operations, sales, IT, and leads intergovernmental relationships and public policy. The organization executes national scale projects to promote the best internet infrastructure, competitiveness, and economic development in Costa Rica.
Rosalía has a particular interest in internet policy and entrepreneurship. She actively participates in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in leading the organization´s operations and strategy related to country code top-level domains. She also represents the Costa Rican government in international conferences worldwide, promoting internet freedom and accessibility.
As an individual, she works hand-in-hand with the local entrepreneurship community, creating new funding opportunities and promoting the growth of the ecosystem. She helped create the first Angel Investment fund in Central America and is a current investor in two growing technology companies.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Rosalía majored in economics and international studies and has an MBA focused on management from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She also has a Master's in international studies, focused on Latin America, from the Lauder Institute, also part of the Wharton School.
As a member of Class 18, Rosalía served her fellowship at the NIC Costa Rica.