Joel Gastelum Mendez (2020)
Joel Gastelum holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the Monterrey Tech (Mexico). He was awarded the Selider leadership scholarship for his studies in Mexico and the Santander scholarship for an academic exchange program in Spain. He has worked in Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability in the Financial Sector and the Chemical Industry in Mexico. As a part of the Schwarzman Scholars program, Joel expects to learn from the Chinese experience in economic growth, social inclusion, and environmental responsibility and to use those lessons to advance the development agenda in Latin America. Joel is 28 years old and from Mexico.