Prior to pursuing his MBA at Cornell, Willy was a Strategic Planning Manager at Southern California Edison. At Edison, he guided the development of California&rsquos nascent wholesale electricity market and helped return over $2 billion in refunds to ratepayers harmed during the California Energy Crisis. Since 2010, Willy has also been an Advisory Board Member of Blind Start of America, a nonprofit that aims to empower disabled Americans to lead lives of independence. Post-MBA, Willy is interested in further developing microfinance and other mechanisms that use finance to create social impact.
Willy is a CFA charter holder and he graduated cum laude with a BS in Electrical Engineering from UCLA.