Angelica Salgado, PhD ABD


  • Johns Hopkins University, BA Cognitive Science
  • University of Pennsylvania, MA Psychology
  • University of Pennsylvania, PhD. Cand

Angelica Buerkin-Salgado, PhD, Cand is Director of Research for Lausanne Business Solutions. In this capacity she leads our research on effective communication, adult learning, and other strategic topics.

Angelica brings a unique background to our team. Born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, raised in Frankfort, Germany, educated in Alabama, Baltimore, Maryland, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and spent two years conducting research in Paris, France. Angelica is fluent in English, Spanish, German, and French.

Angelica received her B.A. in Cognitive Science from Johns Hopkins University. She spent two years working on early language production and processing at the Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception in Paris. While in Paris, she wrote for a periodical on travel and leisure, and translated transcripts and pitches for film submissions for the Cannes Film Festival. Afterward returning to the United States, she received her M.A. in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania.

In addition to her work with Lausanne Business Solutions, she is continuing her research and education at the University of Pennsylvania as a PhD, candidate.

Angelica is a culturally and intellectually diverse and multitalented member of our team. In her leisure time she enjoys hiking, yoga, and gardening.


Our academics hail from top institutions, have conducted first-hand research, and provide a purview into the human mind and how to leverage it. Our practitioners have worked for top-tier investment banks and consulting firms. We apply our diverse backgrounds and knowledge to deliver top talent and solutions that result in break- through impacts for your business.