David is a Master in Design Engineering candidate at Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Harvard Graduate School of Design. He comes from Medellin, Colombia, a city that has undergone transformative changes for the better during the past decades thanks to renewed waves of private and public leadership. Prior to Harvard, David worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Company, helping some of the largest companies in Colombia and Latin and Central America transform their businesses, make lasting improvements to their performance and scale up their contribution to society. During that time, David also advised Stratego, a family business initiative in the field of structuring and management of real estate projects. Some of his interests are languages and travelling, social impact and entrepreneurship.