Frannie Sprouls writes: “Latino board representation has really not improved, but I think that there are some silver linings about where we’re headed for the first time,” says Victor Arias, who recently joined RSR Partners as managing director after nearly eleven years at Korn Ferry. Arias, himself, has served on multiple boards, corporate and nonprofit: the Stanford Board of Trustees, PepsiCo’s Advisory Board, and Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen. Today, he serves as a cofounder and board member of the Latino Corporate Directors Association (LCDA). “It is an organization that helps move the needle,” Arias explains. “My work is really symbiotic: one as a corporate director and the other as an executive search consultant that specializes in corporate governance.”
The full piece – which includes a Q&A with Victor – can be found here.