About Us

CIPPEC works to promote a just, democratic and efficient State that improves the quality of life for all Argentine citizens.

CIPPEC is an independent nonprofit organization that works on better building public policies.

We promote policies that would make Argentina more developed, more equal, with the same opportunities for all and solid and efficient public institutions. We want a fair, democratic and inclusive society, where everyone has the possibility to grow.

Mission and Values

Our team



Advisory Board

Global Council

Consulting Board


Previous authorities



Directors define and execute the institutional goals.


Gala Díaz Langou | Executive Director
M.A. in Public Policies and Development Management, University of San Martin and University of Georgetown. Bachelor in International Studies, University Torcuato Di Tella.

Natalia Aquilino | Incidence, Monitoring and Evaluation Program Director 
M.A. in Work Social Sciences, University of Buenos Aires. Bachelor in Political Sciences, National University of Rosario. Postgraduate in Public Policies and Local Development, National University of Rosario.

María Victoria Boix | Administrative Director
Graduated in International Studies from the Torcuato di Tella University. Candidate for a Master in Administration and Public Policy from the University of San Andrés.

Alejandra Cardini | Education Program Director
PhD in Education (University of San Andrés). M.A. in Policy Studies in Education (Institute of Education, University of London). Bachelor in Sociology (University of Buenos Aires). Primary Teacher.

Gonzalo Diéguez | Public Management Director
M.A. in Administration and Public Policy (University of San Andrés). Postgraduate in Public Policy (University of Massachusetts). Bachelor in Political Science (University of Buenos Aires).

Sebastián Lew | Cities Program Director
M.A in International Development, University of Warwick. Doctorate studies in Urban Planning and Policy (University of Illinois at Chicago).

Mercedes Méndez Ribas | Institutional Development Director
Master of Laws (LLM), London School of Economics. Lawyer, University of Buenos Aires. British Chevening Scholar (2001, Human Rights).

Juan Rodil | Public Affairs Director
Bachelor in Political Science, University of Buenos Aires.

Rafael Rofman | Social Protection Program Director
M.A. in Social Demography (University of Luján) and PhD. en Demography (University of California, Berkeley, USA). Bachelor in Economy (University of Buenos Aires).

Paula Szenkman | Economic Development Program Director
Candidate for a Master in Economy (University of San Andrés). Bachelor in Economy (University of Buenos Aires).

Carolina Tchintian | Political Institutions Director
Graduated in Political Science (University of Buenos Aires), Master in Public Policy (Torcuato Di Tella University) and Doctor in Political Science (Rice University).

Sebastián Zírpolo | Communications Director
Bachelor in Communication Sciences, University of Salvador. Journalist.

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