Head of Platform Partnerships, Facebook LATAM
Francesca de Quesada Covey is the head of platform partnerships for Facebook in Latin America. In this role, she helps connect LATAM startups and entrepreneurs with Facebook to help them build and grow their businesses.
Prior to joining Facebook, Francesca served at the White House as Deputy Counselor for Strategic Engagement to Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President of the United States in the Obama administration. Francesca started her career in Washington, DC as an analyst focusing on research and strategic communications development at TSD Communications after having worked in finance for both UBS International (Miami, FL) and Goldman Sachs (London, UK).
Francesca has a bachelor’s degree from Columbia University in Political Science and French and a master’s degree from Sciences-Po, Paris in International Business and Strategy.