Maite was born and raised in Madrid, Spain. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism. She came to Washington, D.C. 20 years ago and she currently works at SES, an European world leading satellite company, as a Marketing and PR specialist for The Americas, based in Washington, D.C., with Headquarters in Luxembourg. Maite is very involved in fundraising and philanthropic activities in the US. She lives in Potomac, MD with her husband and two daughters.