El Mercurio distinguished Crystal Lagoons Managing Director among “the 100 leader women”24 November, 2014 / News
Viviana Apud, Managing Director at Crystal Lagoons was priced as one of Chile’s 100 Leader Women, in the 12th version of this award organized by El Mercurio and Mujeres Empresarias.
The Crystal Lagoons’ executive was nominated among more than 600 women that were proposed by the audience and then a jury selected the 100 finalists that will be recognized on Tuesday, November 25th.
Viviana joined Crystal Lagoons in August 2014 as responsible for global administration and management. She has a career of more than 25 years in the financial sector, fulfilling duties in prestigious multinational companies such as Citigroup, Metlife, Grupo Santander, and Principal Financial Group.
She is Bachelor in Business Administration and Economics from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. Viviana is one of the 78 women leaders that had never been awarded before with this price that recognizes women in business, academic, professional and public service areas.
Crystal Lagoons Corporation is an international innovation company that has developed and patentedtechnology that allows for the low-cost construction and maintenance of unlimited size bodies of water incrystal-clear condition. Patented in 160 countries, Crystal Lagoons’ technology applications range widely from its recreational business, which brings the dream of idyllic beach life to any corner of the world, to its industrial variations in closed-circuit cooling, water desalination and applications for the mining industry. The technology was pioneered by Fernando Fischmann, the founder and chairman ofCrystal Lagoons Corporation. A trained biochemist, Fischmann patented the technology and foundedCrystal Lagoons Corporation in 2007. In less than three years since its formation, Crystal Lagoons Corporation has seen exponential growth and is currently involved in over 300 projects in more than 60 countries, including Egypt, Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Singapore, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Paraguay and United States.