CEO, Cambridge Finance & Real Estate Women
Maria’s passion for real estate finance and particularly financial modelling is built on specialist roles in the highly quantitative fields of property derivatives, renewable energy and listed Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) analysis, a career path complemented by an academic grounding in real estate finance from University of Cambridge and a professional qualification as a CFA Charterholder and Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). With global consulting and leadership experience, Maria is an internationally recognised authority, speaker and thought-leader on the organisational benefits of best practice financial modelling and diversity in real estate.
Maria is the CEO and principal trainer of Cambridge Finance, which she founded with the aim to bring top-quality real estate finance education to the property industry.
Maria also founded in 2012, the diversity group for real estate Real Estate Women, with the objective to advocate for equality and more representation of minorities in senior positions.