Diane Alleva Cáceres, PhD

/Diane Alleva Cáceres, PhD

Diane Alleva Cáceres, PhD

Diane is Founder and Managing Director of Market Access International, Inc. (MAI, Inc.). She oversees the company’s growth, management and provides technical assistance in international trade, investment and enterprise development.

Her experience spans 27 countries across all regions. Over a 25-year period she has held high-level positions in several organizations including MAI, Australian Trade Commission, U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Center for Trade and Investment Services covering North Africa and the Middle East, World Technology Foundation and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars’ Asia Program.

Diane is the Immediate Past President of the Graduate Studies Advisory Board at William and Mary and was recently elected as President of the Board of Directors of the World Trade Center Atlanta.

Diane is an elected Life Member of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) and an invited member of its Committee on the National Program. She is also an invited member of the International Women’s Forum, the Bretton Woods Committee and the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition. She earned a PhD in International Affairs, Science and Technology from the Georgia Institute of Technology where she was also Associate Director of the European Union Center of Excellence and is now a Lecturer and Research Associate. She obtained a B.A. in economics and M.A. in Government from the College of William and Mary in Virginia. She speaks French and has a working understanding of Spanish.

Diane is Founder and Managing Director of Market Access International, Inc. (MAI, Inc.). She oversees the company’s growth, management and provides technical assistance in international trade, investment and enterprise development.