Maria is Product Associate – Regulatory Research at Datamaran.
Maria is a Chilean lawyer with over 6 years of experience in the corporate environment. In her early career, she specialized in criminal law. She worked for a multinational legal services firm as part of the Legal Management team. In that role she helped clients across a broad range of sectors, including retail, utilities, banking, and transport to reduce crime rates.
She relocated to the UK in 2015 and has completed a master’s degree in International Trade and Commercial Law at Oxford Brookes University. Also, she recently completed an advanced Course in Anti-Money Laundering.
Maria has an interest in socio-regulatory matters and anti-corruption regulations. She describes herself as a passionate person who is never afraid of challenges. Music, exercise, traveling, and animals are a must in her life.
Fun Fact: Maria did not speak English when she first moved to the UK and used to communicate with her housemates through drawing, which is not her strength.