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The Global Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Benchmarks

2021 GDEIB Expert Panellists

Liliana Cantú

Liliana Cantú


Liliana Cantú is a native Mexican and has a BS degree in Marketing and a Masters Degree in International.  She also holds the Intercultural Foundations Certificate awarded by the Intercultural Communication Institute, is an Expert Panelist for the Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmarks, and is certified in several global assessment tools.  Liliana is the founding president and current treasurer of SIETAR Mexico, the Society for Intercultural Education Training and Research in her country. She has professional experience in the fields of human resources, public relations, and relocations services, and specializes in the design, cultural customization and delivery of intercultural, global leadership, conflict management, mediation, team building, ethics and diversity training.  She has focuses on diversity and inclusion projects, training and initiatives specific to the Mexico / Latin America business environment.  Liliana has participated as a speaker and planning committee member at several international conferences such as the Employee Relation Council, SIETAR USA, and GLOBAL SIETAR, and has served in different global councils.  She has also performed as a part time university professor at on the most prestigious institutions in Latin America: the ITESM (commonly known as Monterrey Tech) where she has taught intercultural communication courses to national and international students in Spanish and English.  She lives in Monterrey, Mexico with her husband and two young children.