Catalyst Staff

Jose M. Romero

Director, MARC Alumni Learning & Engagement

In his role as Director, MARC Alumni Learning and Engagement, Jose designs and executes the global MARC Alumni strategy. He provides a learning experience and actively develops the MARC Ambassadors community by curating relevant conversations on topics such as gender equity, inclusive leadership, masculinity, and more.

Jose brings to Catalyst his diverse experience from four continents, the public and private sectors, multinational companies, small-to-medium enterprises, start-ups, governments, universities, social agents, and non-governmental organizations. He is an energetic award-winning learning and development catalyzer.

He received his master’s degree with honors in international relations from Monash University of Australia and the National University of Singapore. He also graduated as a certified corporate coach, served as an Executive Committee board member at ICF Singapore and holds a business management background degree.

Born in Malaga, Spain, Jose has lived in eight different countries, is multilingual, and has a truly global mindset. This life journey has shaped his identity, his passion for multiculturalism and human-centered lifelong learning. He enjoys supporting teams and clients to achieve a positive impact in making the workplace—and society at large—a fairer and more inclusive place. In his spare time he loves travelling, cooking for friends, attending wine tastings, playing racket sports, and socializing to gain new perspectives.