Business Development Professional | TEDxUCSD 2017 Speaker
Hilda Mwangi is a Business Development professional, currently based in Los Angeles, CA. Hilda comes to us with a wealth of legal, policy, strategic, operational, and business development experience. Previously, Hilda worked in the Maryland General Assembly as a Legislative Aide for six years and has spent time working in the Political Department at the US Embassy, London, and in the General Legal Division of the United Nations in New York. In her present role as a Trade and Investment Officer for the UK Department for International Trade, Hilda spearheads the UK’s life sciences activities in San Diego and Arizona, and overseas a large pipeline of companies seeking to expand their brand into the UK and similarly, UK companies interested in entering the southwestern US market. She is on the board of Be A Rose, Inc, a non-profit geared towards increasing education about feminine hygiene and access to feminine hygiene products amongst underrepresented and under resourced communities. She is also a frequent presence at the Los Angeles Mission for the Homeless, where she volunteers twice a month, or as often as her schedule allows when she’s not on the road.