Ximena Matas, Legal Director, Copiapo has been named one of the top 100 legal managers in Chile by Legal 500 Latin America.
Not only was Ximena one of only eight women on the list, she is the only nominee among her peers working in the mining industry.
“Kinross is a company that understands the importance of incorporating gender policies and giving equal opportunties to female employees. At Kinross, we see several positions that reflect trust in a women’s work, something I see gradually increasing throughout Chile and around the world,” Ximena said.
The nomination highlighted Ximena’s strong commitment to overcoming the challenges she and her team face on a daily basis. Ximena has been working at Kinross since 2009 and is responsible for the Company’s legal department in Chile.
Legal 500 Latin America has conducted worldwide research for over 29 years covering lawyers in private legal practice. Their research analyzes career experience and innovative capacity of each nominee.
A copy of the Top 8 Women feature in ‘La Seguna’, a national magazine in Chile