Meet & Have Lunch with His Excellency Roman Macaya Hayes, WG'98, Ambassador of Costa Rica to the Unicosta-rica-flagted States

Event organized by Sister Cities Intl., in conjunction with DC Wharton, City and Tower Clubs. Join us - and SIGN UP EARLY - for fascinating event. This event WILL sell out early.

  • H.E. Román Macaya Hayes, WG, Ambassador of Costa Rica to the United States was sworn in as Ambassador of Costa Rica to the United States after presenting his credentials to President Barack Obama on September 18, 2014.
  • Ambassador Macaya is well versed in many areas of study, earning a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from UCamb_costarica_roman_hayesLA, a B.A. in Chemistry from Middlebury College and an M.B.A in Health Care Management from the Wharton School.
  • He has given over 200 international presentations discussing health care issues and has been extremely active with the World Health Organization, the Food and Agriculture Organization as well as the World Trade Organization.
  • Before his ambassadorship, he was the Director of Business Development for a Contract Research
    Organization conducting clinical trials, chief investment officer for a healthcare private equity fund, and a Managing Partner for a healthcare consulting firm.
  • In November, 2016, he received the Wharton Club of DC's Joseph Wharton Award, the Club's highest honor, at the 46th Annual Joseph Wharton Award Dinner. He thereby joined a distinguished group of honorees, including other Ambassadors, public and private sector executives, entrepreneurs, and other distinguished and successful Wharton and Penn alumni.


Wharton Club Members & Guests:

  • President's Club & Lifetime Members: 2 comp for this program if you can attend (we welcome the opportunity to upgrade your membership to President's Club or Lifetime, for this and other benefits)
  • Other Members/Guests: 25/person, inclusive for luncheon, program, networking (cash bar)


Tuesday, 11/14/17 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm | iCal


City Club of Washington
555 - 13th Street, NW, Lower Level
Washington, DC 20004

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Look Who's Coming:

Alan Schlaifer
  Wharton School Club of DC
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