Lucia Robles | student
Lucia Robles is a Product Manager who earned a degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Lima, Peru, and a Master’s degree in Product Design & Development from McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University, Chicago, USA.
Lucia’s journey into the digital media arena began when she moved to Florida, USA, to take a Product Manager role at Motorola Inc. She was responsible for defining the Product Marketing Requirements for the development of Push-to-talk devices and accessories, from their early conception to first shipment. After a few years, she moved to Motorola’s Chicago headquarters where she focused on defining the Smartphone Software experiences. Lucia had the opportunity to work in agile projects as a product owner by working with cross-functional teams such as hardware and software developers, UI designers, Human factors, and sales teams. Some of the most relevant Motorola smartphones launched were Droid, RAZR M, and Photon 4G.
After more than 8 years in the US, she returned to her home country, Peru, to occupy several commercial positions in the smartphone industry such as: Marketing & Channel Manager at Motorola, Retail Director at Huawei, and, more recently, as a Senior Key Account Sales Manager at Xiaomi.
Lucia decided to join the MDM program to keep up with the industry´s latest breakthroughs. In doing so, she wishes to resume her Product Management career and develop new compelling digital products.