Chief Development Officer, WEConnect International

Soledad Gompf

Soledad Gompf is responsible for establishing the long-term vision and strategy for WEConnect International’s fundraising initiatives.  Through strategic, transformative positioning, she aims to inspire and mobilize diverse public and private partners to invest their time, ability, and resources in WEConnect International.

Soledad has 20+ years of executive leadership and management experience working across multiple sectors, including non-profit, public, and corporate sectors.  As a key member of leadership teams, she has actively participated in the making of strategic plans that have impacted her organizations.  Her ability to command the confidence and respect of stakeholders has resulted in a proven track record of building revenue and multimillion-dollar philanthropic support.  Soledad secured over $500 Million to support her previous organization’s priorities and vision.

Beyond her extensive experience mobilizing philanthropic resources, she also brings to WEConnect International expertise in developing and implementing brand marketing, brand management, communications, research, and social performance measuring and monitoring knowledge.

Soledad is a founding member of Conservation International and a former Board Member of several FINCA International subsidiaries (FINCA Haiti, FINCA Ecuador, FINCA Guatemala, and FINCA Canada). She earned her Law Degree from the Universidad Mayor de San Marcos in Peru, and she is continually developing herself with specialized training in areas such as Donor Advised Funds, Planned Giving, Capital Campaigns, and the role of social media in philanthropy.