Dr. Carmen M. Castro, D.B.A
Founder & CEO, Aurora International representing the United States of America & San Juan, Puerto Rico , Aurora International, LLC
Aurora International Executive Solutions Hong Kong, LTD, and Aurora International Executive Solutions, LLC was founded in 2006 by Dr. Carmen M. Castro, who is an International Senior Business Executive and World Renowned Public Motivational Speaker, International Economist, and International Published Author of International Business Research Journals and academic textbooks on the subject matter of Women in International Business Consulting and International Economic Development. Dr. Castro is also an International Distinguished Academician who teaches at various universities around the world teaching only MBA and Doctoral students who are seeking academic degrees in International Business, International Economics and International Finance. Dr. Castro’s niche markets are the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Russia, Europe and the Americas when it comes to her International Business Consulting Expertise under her corporate name brand of Aurora International. Then in 2012, a new division was born under the name Aurora International Executive Headhunter Recruiting Firm, LLC which mission is to provide International Executive Recruiting Placement Services for Multinational corporations seeking expansion into the Middle East GCCs regions. The main mission of Aurora International is the Empowerment of World Leaders and the Empowerment of Women CEOs around the world.
Dr. Carmen M. Castro, D.B.A. has also been a Guest Speaker at the 12th, WOIBEX at the Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai on March 8th, 2010 and this event was organized by Mr. Ali Al Kamali who is the Managing Director of Datamatix. Dr. Castro spoke on the topic of International Business Opportunities in the Middle East and the Empowerment of African Women Business-owners in the field of International Business and International Economic Development. Dr. Castro was asked for the second time to once again; become a Guest Speaker and Panelist at the 7th Leading CEO Summit and the 7th Middle East CEO Awards at The Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai on April 21st, 2010 by Mr. Ali Al Kamali. The Summit witnessed the presence of H.H. Sheikh Khaild Bin Zayed Sagar Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Bin Zayed Group UAE. The panel discussion was on Middle East CEO’s and the Challenges facing them when it comes to Business Opportunities for the GCCs region.
Dr. Castro has earned the following degrees: a doctoral degree from Argosy University of Sarasota in International Business Administration, a Master of International Business from the University of Sarasota and a Bachelor degree in Management and Economics from Empire State College.
• The Most Distinguished and Most Influential Female Latina of The Middle East Cultural Icon Legacy Award of 2017. The Hispanic Business Owners of the City of New York.
• Houston Woman Magazine “Houston´s 50 Most Influential Women of 2014.” Houston, Texas
• Ana G. Méndez Excellence in International Business and Entrepreneurial Education Award of 2014. San Juan, Puerto Rico
• Top 5 Most Influential and Successful Female CEOs and Entrepreneurs in Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2014. Dubai UAE
• The Global Female Economic Champion Award of 2013. Dubai UAE
• Global Hall of Fame Economic Champion 2013. CEO Clubs Networks Worldwide. Dubai UAE