Mariale is a Peruvian qualified lawyer. She has more than 20 years of experience doing commercial, regulatory and mining law, having worked both in – house lawyer and external counsel in Peru and abroad, and has more than 5 years (and counting) of experience in general management matters.
Currently she is General Manager of Rio Tinto Minera Peru and accountable for the South American legal affairs. She is also President of the Australian Peru Chamber of Commerce Inc. – APCCI and Honorary Associate of Women in Mining Peru.
She holds a Law Degree from the University of Lima, Peru, a Master in Law in Development from the University of Warwick (UK); a post graduate degree in General Management from the Uni. of Piura (Peru) and a Post Graduate Degree on Sustainability from the University of Cambridge (UK).