Carolina Pina

Carolina is the Director of the WIN (Women Innovating Now) Lab Miami. Created by the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL) at Babson College, the WIN Lab is an eight-month accelerator program for women entrepreneurs who are ready to think big, be bold, and launch successful companies.

Prior to joining WIN Lab, Carolina was Director of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management Miami Campus. In 2015 she founded Ignitus, a consulting practice that helps organizations implement social impact initiatives.


Originally from Venezuela, Carolina is an activist on important causes related to her home country, women’s empowerment and equality. Carolina is a connector, an arts & culture enthusiast and a philanthropist. She is a Trustee at the New World Symphony, a Host and Screening Committee Member for the Miami Film Festival and an advisor at the Lung Transplant Foundation.


Carolina holds a bachelor’s in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Florida International University, an MBA from Rice University’s Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Management and an Executive Scholars in Leadership & Management from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.