Enidio Magel is an Affiliate Consultant with The FutureWork Institute who is an intercultural specialist and a global facilitator. His work expands over 18 years in the field of diversity and cross-cultural business effectiveness. His contributions have been featured in Hispanic and Parenting magazines, El Mundo and The Austin American Statesman.
Enidio has facilitated numerous sessions on diversity and inclusion and intercultural effectiveness throughout the world for audiences such as UNICEF, The Discovery Channel, JPMorgan Chase, and The National Basketball Association, among others.
Examples of national and global initiatives lead by Enidio include: facilitation of East Asia Regional Conference on gender equity in Thailand for UNICEF; consultant for the National Basketball Association on Diversity and global competencies; researched and evaluated data relating to challenges for Native Americans in the workplace; worked with the Texas Department of Economic Development for tourism development for the State of Texas in Latin America; designed and facilitated cultural competency training modules for healthcare professionals, currently being used by several health maintenance organizations; conducted and evaluated data from hundreds of focus groups for an international financial institution in order to design and facilitate multi-language diversity management training programs worldwide.
Enidio is also a cultural and executive coach for dozens of ex-pats throughout Europe, North and South America and the co-founder of The Missy Project, a non-profit dedicated to raising awareness of brain aneurysm disease in children.
His publications include: “No Cost To Low Cost Tips for Marketing to a Diverse America,” Town & City; “How To Raise Unbiased Children,” Parenting; “Managing Differences at Work,” Austin American Statesman; “Strength in Diversity: How Well-Managed Cultural Training Programs Can Turn Conflict into Profits.”
Enidio holds a cross-cultural psychology degree from the University of Texas in Austin and a Master’s degree in Spiritual Psychology. He was a part of the executive team that founded People Express, an airline that revolutionized the industry, and is currently the founder and managing director of the Multi-Cultural Institute in Austin, Texas. Enidio is bilingual and a certified medical interpreter.