Latin America ● Nicaragua

Managua Hub

The Global Shapers Managua Hub serves as a platform for high quality and high impact projects in education, entrepreneurship, and women’s empowerment. The Hub was launched in 2012 and has had more than 45 Shapers from various sectors including nonprofit organizations, businesses, technology, universities, entertainment, and many more. We work with different organizations to plan and execute signature projects such as 15 Minutos de Emprendimiento, Noche de Emprendimiento, Reading Corners, and Nicaragua Tech Summit. Along with possessing a valuable network, our goal is to inspire other leaders to expand their imagination and drive positive change in Nicaragua and abroad. 

29 members


Cecile Ney

Head, Entrepreneur Community

@ Agora Partnerships

Maria Ximena Arguello Serrano

Job Position/Title: Development Coordinator

Itzel Arroliga

General Manager

Stephany Ayestas


Sergio Balladares

Financial Inclusion and Innovation

Cecilia Bendeck Acevedo


@ Pacheco Coto

Flor Cajina

Math and English Teacher

Francisco Espinoza

independent consultant

Lenin Flores

Programs Associate

Rick Lennie Garcia Gutierrez


Domingo Guillen

Co-founder & Production Manager

Jorge Hurtado

General Manager

Benjamin Lopez

Founder and Chief Executive Officer


Roberta Lopez


@ VF Jeanswear

Lola Salaverri


@ Thomas More University

Luis Sanchez


@ Agriculture Machinery Industrial SA

Dana Terry

CEO & Co-Founder

Lucía Urrutia


Sofía Vargas Sandoval

Co-founder & Creative Director

Morgan Babbs

Founder & CEO

Douglas Castro

Researcher and Adjunct lecturer

Osmara Castro

Corporate and Donor Relations Coordinator

Sara Lila Cordero

CEO & Founder

Adela Dávalos

Student Affairs Coordinator

Abraham Delgado

Project Manager and Public Relations Coordinator

Maria Lopez

Sales & Marketing Consultant

Franco Reyes

Accounting & Finance Administrator

Gustavo Alfredo Salinas

Assistant Project Coordinator/CANVAC Officer

Founding Curator

Felix Maradiaga

Executive Chairman

@ Institute for Strategic Studies and Public Policy (IEEPP)

Interested in joining? Apply today to join our hub.