Chairman of the Advisory Board
Listed as one of the top 10 Brazilian innovators under 35 and named social innovator of 2014, according to MIT Technology Review, Guilherme holds a PhD in Political Economy and Government from Harvard University. He’s 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 Geekie Director for the public and social sectors, André currently teaches at the Public Leadership Center, and is the head of Google Campus, São Paulo.
Member of the Advisory Board
Claudia was the Secretary of State for Administrative Reform during of Fernando Henrique Cardoso’s government and former Global Director for education at the World Bank. She’s currently the Director at the Center of Excellence and Innovation in Education pPolicies at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV-Rio).
Member of the Advisory Board
Co-founder and partner of the technology venture capital company Astella Investimentos which, has been helping entrepreneurs create and develop their businesses since 2008.
Rafael has an MBA in Business Administration from the School of Economics, Business and Accounting at the University of São Paulo (FEA-USP) and a bachelor’s degree in Social Communication from the School of Higher Education in Advertising and Marketing (ESPM). Furthermore, he won the Itaú -Trip Transformers’ award in 2012 for his work generating awareness for social transformation initiatives.
Marcos earned his doctorate degree in Public Administration and Government from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV-SP). He has worked as a researcher at the Center for Politics and Economics in the Public Sector at FGV, and as a World Bank and Interamerican Development Bank consultant on public policy issues.
Master’s in Economics from Getúlio Vargas Foundation, Mauna has over 5 years’ experience, working with the State Department of Education in Sao Paulo, where she helped plan and implement the education policy.
Thiago is a graduate in computer engineering from the Federal University of Itajubá, He worked at the Lemann Foundation where he led innovation projects using education technology.
Rubens received his MBA in strategic IT management from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation. He has been working with IT for over 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.
Business developer with over 18 years of experience with startups in Latin America. She’s helped launch four startups and participated in three company sale processes, in one of which she was partner. Bianca is responsible for sales and developing strategic partnerships in Latin America.
Mayra is a graduate in Publicity and Marketing from the Cásper Libero Univeristy. She‘s currently working on a degree in education from Singularities Institute. Mayra has vast experience as a copywriter and content manager which was essential for her role as marketing manager.
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 and master’s degree in education with over 35 years of experience in public education. Previously, she worked with the National Department of Education where she monitored the development of Financial Education Program in Schools. Additionally, she’s worked as a financial education specialist at the Brazilian Financial Education Association (AEF-Brasil).
Content Manager - Eduq+
Teacher, post-graduate degree in Management and Curriculum with experience on 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 education within the public and private sector.
Business Development - África
Bachelor’s degree (Bsc Hons) in Business Administration with over ten years of experience in Business Sales.
Master’s in International Development from the University of Amsterdam and bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the School of Higher Education in Advertising and Marketing (ESPM), São Paulo. She’s worked in sales and production monitoring in the textile sector, as well as, in social and educational projects within institutions in Asia, Europe and Latin America.
Luis Fernando Dodt
Bachelor’s in International Relations’ from the University of São Paulo and consultancy intern at Falconi for two years
Student of System Analysis and Development, and teacher’s assistant in the Java programming language at the University of Technology (FATEC) in Praia Grande
Trained in Database Technology at the Faculty of Technology of São Paulo (FATEC), he’s worked for seven years with web applications and, more recently, with Python projects. Pedro 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 college contest asking students to solve s real social issue in the city of Guarulhos, SP. Furthermore, he gained first-hand experience on field research in Bogota, Colombia while studying urban mobility. Luiz is a big fan of technology for social impact and behavioral economics.urban