IE IE Social Responsability Forum 8th IE Social Responsibility Forum Net Impact

Speakers

We are excited to welcome this year's speakers, including our two keynote speakers: Nicolas Marang and Pamela Hartigan. Nicholas, as Director of International Coordination of CSR & Sustainability at L'Oréal, will be sharing with us some of the recent, exciting initiatives in L'Oreal. Pamela Hartigan, as Executive Director of the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, will be discussing her vision of how the business landscape may be evolving in coming years.

We have speakers joining the different panels from many fields, including both private and public institutions, for-profit and non-profit companies, and multinationals to start-ups. We encourage you to explore below and check-out the different individuals who we will have the honor of hearing from at this year's event.

Speakers
  • Agustin Vitorica - Co-founder and Co-CEO of Gawa Capital

    Agustin Vitorica - Co-founder and Co-CEO of Gawa Capital

    Speaker - Is Impact Investing Going Mainstream?

    Agustin has worked in investments and asset management for more than 12 years. His interest [...]
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  • Alberto Andreu Pinillos – Global Director of Corporate Responsibility and Reputation for Telefonica

    Alberto Andreu Pinillos – Global Director of Corporate Responsibility and Reputation for Telefonica

    Plenary Speaker - The Future of Social

    Alberto Andreu Pinillos, born in Madrid in 1963, is married with two children. He has a Law degree from Universidad [...]
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  • Ambika Sampat Singh - Business Development Associate - Acumen

    Ambika Sampat Singh - Business Development Associate - Acumen

    Speaker - Is Impact Investing Going Mainstream?

    Ambika joined Acumen’s London Business Development team in early 2013, prior to which [...]
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  • Ana Aguilera Bañon – Head of Financial Services Latin America in Telefónica Digital

    Ana Aguilera Bañon – Head of Financial Services Latin America in Telefónica Digital

    Speaker - The Future of Technology for the Masses

    Ana is currently the Head of Financial Services Latin America in Telefónica Digital, working [...]
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  • Ana Herrero – Projects and Services Director at Foretica

    Ana Herrero – Projects and Services Director at Foretica

    Speaker - Alumni Panel

    Ana Herrero is the Projects and Services Director at Forética. She holds an MBA from IE Business School, has a Master in [...]
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  • Andy Bäcker – Founder of Sustainable Reference

    Andy Bäcker – Founder of Sustainable Reference

    Speaker - Sustainable Living for a Sustainable Future 

    Andy Bäcker started specializing in the field of sustainable design since the first year [...]
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  • Anne Vogt – Co-founder of VAND Arquitectura

    Anne Vogt – Co-founder of VAND Arquitectura

    Speaker - Sustainable Living for a Sustainable Future

    Anne earned her degree in architecture from the University of Applied Science and Art at Hildesheim, [...]
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  • Antonella Broglia - Consultant at Infonomia and Senior Ambassador of TEDx Europe

    Antonella Broglia - Consultant at Infonomia and Senior Ambassador of TEDx Europe

    Plenary Speaker - The Future of Social

    Antonella was born in Italy. Now 53, and a lawyer that never exercised as such, she has been working [...]
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  • Anxo Perez – Founder of 8Belts.com

    Anxo Perez – Founder of 8Belts.com

    Speaker - Education in an Era of Globalization 

    Anxo Perez is the founder and creator of 8Belts.com, the first method that teaches Mandarin [...]
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  • Carlos Augusto Navarro – Comercial Director and Lead Auditor at DNV Iberia

    Carlos Augusto Navarro – Comercial Director and Lead Auditor at DNV Iberia

    Speaker - Social and Environmental Responsibility in the Oil & Gas Industry 

    Carlos Augusto Navarro Bilbao is 44 years old, married and the father [...]
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  • Carlos Martín - Founder and CEO of Sustainability Fans

    Carlos Martín - Founder and CEO of Sustainability Fans

    Speaker - Corporate Responsibility - A necessary expense or a measurable contribution to shareholder and stakeholder value

    Carlos is a member of SROI [...]
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  • Carlos Martin Rivals – General Manager of Windplus at EDP

    Carlos Martin Rivals – General Manager of Windplus at EDP

    Speaker - The Changing Landscape of the Energy Sector In Latin America 

    Carlos Martin joined EDPR in June 2010.  He is currently General [...]
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  • Carlos Pedraz 
- Open Web Devices - Head of Vendor Development at Telefonica Digital

    Carlos Pedraz 
- Open Web Devices - Head of Vendor Development at Telefonica Digital

    Speaker - The Future of Technology for the Masses

    Carlos Pedraz is the Head of Vendor Management at the Open Web Devices project at Telefónica [...]
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  • Charlie Miller - Partnerships Manager at SolarAid

    Charlie Miller - Partnerships Manager at SolarAid

    Speaker - Building a Business in Africa: Focus on Entrepreneurial Endeavors on the Continent and The Future of Technology for the Masses 

    Charlie [...]
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  • Daniel Pulaski – Partner at Emzingo Group

    Daniel Pulaski – Partner at Emzingo Group

    Speaker - Building a Business in Africa: Focus on Entrepreneurial Endeavors on the Continent 

    Originally from New Jersey, USA, but with a Spanish/Latino [...]
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  • Elisabeth Olive - CEO of Afables

    Elisabeth Olive - CEO of Afables

    Speaker - Act Big: Global Challenges, local solutions! (Panel will be held in Spanish)

    Elisabeth Olivé's background is as a Psychologist, [...]
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  • Elvira Espejo - Investment Associate at Bamboo Finance

    Elvira Espejo - Investment Associate at Bamboo Finance

    Speaker - Is Impact Investing Going Mainstream? 

    Elvira Espejo is an Investment Associate with Bamboo Finance. She is responsible for sourcing, developing, [...]
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  • Fernando Peláez - Director of the Biotechnology Programme at the Spanish National Cancer Research Center

    Fernando Peláez - Director of the Biotechnology Programme at the Spanish National Cancer Research Center

    Speaker - Who is in charge of making the world a better and healthier place?

    Fernando Peláez was born in Madrid, Spain in 1962. He obtained a Bachelor’s [...]
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  • Fernando Prieto – Sustainability Reference Center

    Fernando Prieto – Sustainability Reference Center

    Speaker - Waste Management’s Challenges in Becoming More Sustainable 

    Fernando Prieto holds a PhD in Ecology at the [...]
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  • Guadalupe de la Mata - Founder and Director of Innovation for Change and Partner of HUB Madrid

    Guadalupe de la Mata - Founder and Director of Innovation for Change and Partner of HUB Madrid

    Speaker - Act Big: Global Challenges, Local Solutions! (Panel will be held in Spanish) 

    Guadalupe's multidisciplinary approach to social innovation [...]
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  • Hannah Pettersson – Secretary General at Mattecentrum

    Hannah Pettersson – Secretary General at Mattecentrum

    Speaker - Education in an Era of Globalization

    Hannah Pettersson started her journey at Mattecentrum, a nonprofit organization that offers free help [...]
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  • Hiroki Iwasa - CEO of GRA Group

    Hiroki Iwasa - CEO of GRA Group

    Speaker - Barriers to Distribution of Fair Trade Products

    Mr. Hiroki Iwasa was born in 1977 in Yamamoto City, Watari District, Miyagi Prefecture, JAPAN. [...]
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  • Humberto Matas - Managing Partner of Designit and CEO of Designit Barcelona

    Humberto Matas - Managing Partner of Designit and CEO of Designit Barcelona

    Speaker - Social Innovation: What is it exactly and how do we truly have meaningful impact?

    Humberto builds ecosystems where creativity can [...]
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  • Inocencio Figaredo Pire  - Vice President at Santander

    Inocencio Figaredo Pire - Vice President at Santander

    Speaker - The Changing Landscape of the Energy Sector in Latin America

    Inocencio Figaredo Pire is currently Vice-President at Santander, working in Project [...]
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  • Irina Rodriguez de la Flor - General Director of the Health Defense Organisation

    Irina Rodriguez de la Flor - General Director of the Health Defense Organisation

    Speaker - Waste Management's Challenges in Becoming Sustainable

    Irina Rodriguez de la Flor (MFA, BBA, LLB) has been working as a general director [...]
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  • Ita McMahon -  Responsible Investment Analyst

    Ita McMahon - Responsible Investment Analyst

    Speaker - Corporate Responsibility: a necessary expense or a measurable contribution to shareholder and stakeholder value?

    In her current role as an SRI [...]
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  • Ivaylo Dimov - Corporate Sustainability Consultant at DNV Two Tomorrows

    Ivaylo Dimov - Corporate Sustainability Consultant at DNV Two Tomorrows

    Speaker - Alumni Panel

    Ivaylo is a Corporate Sustainability Consultant at DNV Two Tomorrows. Ivaylo has expertise in strategy development and visualisation, [...]
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  • Jaime Alonso Gomez - Professor of Strategy and International Management at Monterrey Institute of Technology in Mexico and University of San Diego in California, USA

    Jaime Alonso Gomez - Professor of Strategy and International Management at Monterrey Institute of Technology in Mexico and University of San Diego in California, USA

    Speaker - Education in the Era of Globalization

    Jaime has been a researcher and consultant for companies and/or institutions in more than 100 organizations [...]
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  • Jaime Martin Juez – Corporate HSE Director - Repsol

    Jaime Martin Juez – Corporate HSE Director - Repsol

    Speaker - Social and Environmental Responsibility in the Oil & Gas Industry 

    Jaime Martin Juez was appointed as Repsol Corporate HSE Director [...]
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  • Johnny Azpilicueta – Founder of ThinkSmart, ThinkforFood, and SmartControl

    Johnny Azpilicueta – Founder of ThinkSmart, ThinkforFood, and SmartControl

    Speaker - Act Big: Global Challenges, local solutions! (Panel will be held in Spanish)

    Designed and created a social transformation model called [...]
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  • Jordi Martí – Founder of Dry Blood Spot Screening

    Jordi Martí – Founder of Dry Blood Spot Screening

    Speaker - Who is in charge of making the world a better and healthier place?

    Jordi’s obsession with the importance of early diagnosis and prevention [...]
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  • Jordi Taulé – Community Manager at Afables

    Jordi Taulé – Community Manager at Afables

    Speaker - Act Big: Global Challenges, local solutions!

    Jordi Taule is a Psychologist, with 5 years of experience working as a teacher for handicapped [...]
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  • Jose Miguel Tudela - CSR Director at Enagás

    Jose Miguel Tudela - CSR Director at Enagás

    Speaker - El enfoque estratégico de la RSE, factor clave para la competitividad de las empresas (Español) 

    Jose Miguel Tudela is responsible [...]
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  • Juan Antonio Beceiro Friedman - Director of Marketing and Business Development at GE

    Juan Antonio Beceiro Friedman - Director of Marketing and Business Development at GE

    Speaker - The Tango of Social Responsibility Projects with Brand Equity 

    Juan Antonio Beceiro Friedmann graduated with a degree in Chemical [...]
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  • Juan Ramón Silva - Executive Director of Sustainability at Acciona, S.A.

    Juan Ramón Silva - Executive Director of Sustainability at Acciona, S.A.

    Plenary Speaker - The Future of Social

    Juan Ramón Silva is Executive Director of Sustainability at Acciona, S.A. since January 2010. Up to then [...]
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  • Juanjo Martinez – Manager of Fair Trade Products at Intermon-Oxfam

    Juanjo Martinez – Manager of Fair Trade Products at Intermon-Oxfam

    Speaker - Barriers to Distribution of Fair Trade Products 

    Since 2007, Juanjo has been the Manager of Markets Access Area in the Fair Trade Department [...]
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  • Maria Gomez del Pozuelo – CEO at Womanalia

    Maria Gomez del Pozuelo – CEO at Womanalia

    Speaker - A New Perspective: Women Entrepreneurs Driving Change 

    María Gómez del Pozuelo is Cofounder and CEO of Womenalia, [...]
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  • Mark Saalfeld - Fund Portfolio Manager at The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

    Mark Saalfeld - Fund Portfolio Manager at The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

    Speaker - Who is in charge of making the world a better and healthier place?

    Mark has over 20 years experience in international relief and development, [...]
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  • Max Oliva – Director of Impact HUB Madrid

    Max Oliva – Director of Impact HUB Madrid

    Speaker - Alumni Panel

    Max Oliva is co-founder of Impact Hub Network, Impact Hub Madrid and TeamLabs, and serves as Director of Impact Hub Madrid. Impact [...]
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  • Miguel Mora – Product Manager at Afables

    Miguel Mora – Product Manager at Afables

    Speaker - Act Big: Global Challenges, local solutions!

    Miguel is a partner and co -founder of Yaencontre.com, and has 13 years of experience in the [...]
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  • Nana Mainoo - CEO of Mainoo & Co. Ltd

    Nana Mainoo - CEO of Mainoo & Co. Ltd

    Speaker - Building a Business in Africa: Focus on Entrepreneurial Endeavors on the Continent 

    Nana Kwaku Mainoo is a Pharmacist by profession, a [...]
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  • Nancy Villanueva - Managing Director for Interbrand Spain

    Nancy Villanueva - Managing Director for Interbrand Spain

    Speaker - The Tango of Social Responsibility Projects with Brand Equity 

    Nancy is the Managing Director for Interbrand Spain. She is responsible [...]
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  • Olivia Lazare - Project Leader at Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards

    Olivia Lazare - Project Leader at Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards

    Speaker - A New Perspective: Women Entrepreneurs Driving Change 

    Olivia Lazare leads the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards. Prior to this [...]
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  • Pablo Esteves – Parter at Emzingo Group

    Pablo Esteves – Parter at Emzingo Group

    Speaker - Alumni Panel

    Pablo is from Mexico City, Mexico. He has been involved in entrepreneurial endeavors for over ten years, ranging from working in [...]
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  • Pip Wheaton - CEO of enke: Make Your Mark

    Pip Wheaton - CEO of enke: Make Your Mark

    Speaker - A New Perspective: Women Entrepreneurs Driving Change

    Pip Wheaton started her career in Australia’s music industry; however a passion [...]
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  • Rafael Currás-Pérez - Associate Professor Marketing Department at the University of Valencia

    Rafael Currás-Pérez - Associate Professor Marketing Department at the University of Valencia

    Speaker - Barriers to Distribution of Fair Trade Products

    Rafael Currás-Pérez is currently Associate Professor in the Department of Marketing [...]
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  • Rafael Martins de Lima Ferreira – Executive Vice President of Finance & Business Development at Hera Group

    Rafael Martins de Lima Ferreira – Executive Vice President of Finance & Business Development at Hera Group

    Speaker - Waste Management's Challenges in Becoming More Sustainable 

    Rafael holds a Ph.D. in Economics from UNED and an MBA from INSEAD. He [...]
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  • Renata Piazza - Founder and Director of NPO Hasekura Program

    Renata Piazza - Founder and Director of NPO Hasekura Program

    Speaker - Social Innovation: What is it exactly and how do we truly have meaningful impact?

    Renata is an Italian national with a solid experience [...]
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  • Ricardo Hernandez - Head of Corporate and Government Affairs at Mondelez Iberia

    Ricardo Hernandez - Head of Corporate and Government Affairs at Mondelez Iberia

    Speaker - Corporate Responsibility - a necessary expense or a measurable contribution to shareholder and stakeholder value

    Ricardo Hernández is [...]
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  • Rodrigo de Salas - Director of Corporate Communication and CSR at Leroy Merlin

    Rodrigo de Salas - Director of Corporate Communication and CSR at Leroy Merlin

    Speaker - El enfoque estratégico de la RSE, factor clave para la competitividad de las empresas (Español) 

    Rodrigo holds a degree in [...]
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  • Roser Palomino – Co- founder and Head of Customer Service at Afables

    Roser Palomino – Co- founder and Head of Customer Service at Afables

    Speaker - Act Big: Global Challenges, local solutions!

    Roser is Co -founder and Head of Customer Service in Afables. She has 10 years of experience [...]
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  • Sandra Pina – Partner and Innovation & Research Director at Quiero Salvar el Mundo con Marketing

    Sandra Pina – Partner and Innovation & Research Director at Quiero Salvar el Mundo con Marketing

     

    Partner, Innovation & Research Director of  “quiero salvar el mundo haciendo marketing”, a pioneering consultancy that promotes [...]
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  • Silvia Sanchez – Head of Ambassadors at Empieza por Educar

    Silvia Sanchez – Head of Ambassadors at Empieza por Educar

    Speaker - Education in an Era of Globalization

    Silvia was born in Madrid, has a Law Degree (ICADE – Comillas University), another Degree in Political [...]
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  • Tomás García – Head of Strategy EMEA & LATAM at SunEdison

    Tomás García – Head of Strategy EMEA & LATAM at SunEdison

    Speaker - The Changing Landscape of the Energy Sector In Latin America

    Tomás García joined SunEdison in September 2011 as Head of Market [...]
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  • Tomás Pastor García - Executive Director of Climate Change and Sustainability Services at EY

    Tomás Pastor García - Executive Director of Climate Change and Sustainability Services at EY

    Speaker - Corporate Responsibility - A necessary expense or a measurable contribution to shareholder and stakeholder value

    Tomás has more than [...]
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  • Victoria Sánchez Jiménez - Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at Abengoa

    Victoria Sánchez Jiménez - Director of Corporate Social Responsibility at Abengoa

    Speaker - El enfoque estratégico de la RSE, factor clave para la competitividad de las Empresas (Español)

    Victoria has her degree in Law [...]
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  • Yasuo Utsumi - Professor and Vice President of Sendai National College of Technology

    Yasuo Utsumi - Professor and Vice President of Sendai National College of Technology

    Speaker - Sustainable Living for a Sustainable Future

    Professor Yasuo Utsumi was born in Japan in 1955 and received his PhD in Engineering [...]
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