Chairman of the Advisory Board
One of the top Brazilian innovators under 35 years old and social innovator of 2014, according to MIT Technology Review, Guilherme holds a PhD in Political Economy and Government from Harvard University. Guilherme is also the UNICEF assistant professor of Child Well-being and Development at the University of Zurich, and social innovation specialist at the World Economic Forum Expert Network.
Member of the Advisory Board
Former Director for the Public and Social Sector at Geekie, today teaching at the Public Leadership Center, as well as being Director of the Google Campus, São Paulo.
Member of the Advisory Board
Minister of State for Administration and Reform during the government of Fernando Henrique Cardoso and former Global Director for Education at the World Bank, working today as Director of the Center for Excellence and Innovation in Education Policies at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV-Rio).
Member of the Advisory Board
Co-founder and partner of the technology venture capital company Astella Investimentos. The company has been helping entrepreneurs to create and develop their businesses since 2008.
MBA in Business Administration from the School of Economics, Business and Accounting at the University of São Paulo (FEA-USP) and Bachelor of Social Communication from the School of Higher Education in Advertising and Marketing (ESPM), winner of the Itaú-Trip Transformers prize of 2012 for his work publicizing initiatives with the power for social transformation.
Doutor em Administração Pública e Governo pela FGV. Atua como pesquisador no Centro de Política e Economia do Setor Público da FGV e como consultor do Banco Mundial e do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento.Doctor in Public Administration and Government from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV-SP). He has worked as a researcher at the Center of Politics and Economics of the Public Sector at FGV and as a consultant to the World Bank and the Interamerican Development Bank on issues related to public policies.
Master of Economics from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation, with 5 years experience in the São Paulo State Secretariat for Education in public policy planning in Education.
Graduate in Computer Engineering from the Federal University of Itajubá. He has worked for the past four years at the Lemann Foundation on innovation projects and educational technologies.
Rubes received his MBA in strategic IT management from FGV. He has worked in IT for 20 years in such varied areas as mobile and online payments, commercial automation, digital media and consultancy. Rubens is a huge fan of social entrepreneurship, innovation and initiatives.
Graduate in Psychology and Publicity from the University of Miami, she has over 17 years of business development experience with technology startups in Latin America, leading sales teams and participating in 3 M&A processes.
Graduate in Publicity and Marketing from the Cásper Libero Faculty and student of Education at the Singularities Institute. She has worked as a copywriter and content manager.
Laura M. Ribeiro
Head of Content
Economist graduated from FEA-USP, Master of Public Administration from Columbia University, New York. Experience in strategic planning and the development of innovative public policies in education.
Business Administration, with a focus on Corporate Finance. She provides Financial Advice and Consultancy to small- and medium-sized companies.
Content Manager - Poupe+
MBA in Total Quality Management from Latec-Fluminense Federal University (Latec-UFF) and Teaching graduate. She has worked in public education for 35 years. At the Ministry of Education she monitored the formulation of the Financial Education Program in Schools, an initiative in the Financial Education National Strategy. She has worked as a Financial Education Specialist at the Brazilian Financial Education Association (AEF-Brasil).
Content Manager - Eduq+
Teacher, post-graduate in Management and Curriculum with experience in implementing educational projects with social impact for the Lemann and Itaú Social Foundations. She has more than 16 years of classroom experience, working in inclusive, infant and Primary I education in the public and private sector.
Business Development - África
Bachelor (Bsc Hons) in Business Admnistration with ten (10) years experience in Business Sales.
Master of International Development from the University of Amsterdam and Bachelor of International Relations from the School of Higher Education in Advertising and Marketing (ESPM), São Paulo. She has worked in sales and production monitoring in the textile sector, as well as in social and educational projects in institutions in Asia, Europe and Latin America.
Luis Fernando Dodt
Bachelor of International Relations from the University of São Paulo and consultancy intern at Falconi for two years.
Student of Systems Analysis and Development, and teacher’s assistant in the Java programming language at the Faculty of Technology (FATEC) in Praia Grande.
Trained in Database Technology He worked for seven years as a Database student at the Faculty of Technology of São Paulo (FATEC) on web applications and, more recently, at Python projects. He is an enthusiast for opensource and cooperative communities.
Jefferson is crazy about everything involving technology and is currently completing a degree in technology in systems analysis and development at FATEC. He has worked as a software developer for both ad agencies and the port industry.
Business Development Intern
Luiz is currently studying public administration at FGV-EAESP. He was runner-up in a collegiate contest to solve an actual social issue in the city of Guarulhos, SP, and he gained first-hand experience in field research in Bogota, Colombia while studying urban mobility. Luiz is a big fan of impact technology and behavioral economics.