Narbeli Galindo has been named by the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City to the new position of coordinator of international business development Jan. 1
With more than 25 years of international business experience, she will consult with businesses on import and export opportunities, work with international companies to open facilities in Kansas City and manage international dignitaries during visits to the city. Galindo most recently was managing director of her own importing business.
Galindo is an instructor of international business and finance at the Henry W. Bloch School of Management. She teaches international management, international finance and corporate finance at the undergraduate level and international marketing at the graduate level. Additionally, she is a speaker with Bloch Executive Education for corporations on multicultural management training topics such as international business etiquette and manners, aimed at corporations that expand globally.
She is multilingual in English, French and Spanish, and has extensive international experience living and working overseas in more than 25 countries. Galindo is the first vice president of the International Trade Council (ITC) and also a member of the International Relations Council, National Society of Hispanic MBAs, Founder, International Professional Networking Association, the Greater Kansas City and Hispanic Chambers of Commerce and the Kansas Central Exchange.