International Business Administration, 1997
Area Director, USA, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector, Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation, and Trade
A renowned international market consultant with 20 years’ experience, Mauricio Ospina is one of Ontario’s most outstanding Hispanic-Canadians. An area director with the Ontario government, Ospina has led more than 90 trade missions to the U.S., helping hundreds of companies export their products. For all his career achievements, Ospina’s greatest accomplishment is his pioneering work with Canada’s Hispanic community. Since 2001, he founded four professional and business associations, unlocked procurement and home ownership opportunities during the 2015 Pan American Games and recently raised $220,000 in scholarships. His non-stop community work has been profiled in Canada’s mainstream media.