the management team

marco g.
maria pia
paz cortes

Founder and Chief Operating Officer

Maria Pia Iannariello is Founder and Chief Operating Officer of MGM Innova Capital and the Director of Operations of the MGM Sustainable Energy Fund (MSEF). Ms. Iannariello is also the President of MGM Holdings where she manages a number of venture capital investments designed to contribute to the mitigation and adaptation to climate change and the promotion of applications for social networks. Before joining MGM Innova Capital, Ms. Iannariello was President and Chief Operating Officer of MGM International Group, responsible for implementing the company’s strategy and managing global operations. Prior to that, Ms. Iannariello worked at the Inter-American Development Bank, holding a number of positions of responsibility at the Operations Department, the Office of the Executive Director for Argentina and Haiti and the Office of Evaluation and Oversight. She was a Senior Project Manager at the World Wildlife Fund-Macroeconomics Program Office and a Research Analyst at Standard & Poor’s DRI.

Ms. Iannariello holds a Ph.D. in International Finance from The George Washington University and a B.S. in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Texas.