Business Development Manager for Latin America, Canada and the Caribbean, AWS
Abby Daniell began working at Amazon Web Services in 2016 as Director of Business Development for Latin America, Canada and the Caribbean. She is the leader of the team that implements AWS programs in key areas such as education, cybersecurity and prevention, and disaster resilience, among others.
Prior to working at AWS, Abby was Commercial Director at the United States Embassy in San Jose, Costa Rica, where she was part of the management team. In that charge, she led the team of Commercial Specialists assisting American companies with their business strategies in Costa Rica and Latin America. She was also the Assistant Director of newspaper The Tico Times, the leading English newspaper in Central America, which she represented before the Inter American Press Association.
She holds a Master of Business Administration with a focus on International Business from George Washington University in Washington, D.C., and Bachelor of Political Science degree from the University of Washington in Seattle.
She worked as Director of Communications and Spokeswoman in Washington, D.C. for a Member of Congress from Seattle, Washington, after which she moved to Costa Rica.