Beatriz Luz

Business Strategist, visionary and passionate about mobilizing people and driving change. Beatriz has a demonstrated history of working with innovation and state of the art technologies leading organizations and individuals to think and act differently. With 10 years international experience working from environmental management systems to industrial symbiosis, she has acquired a system thinking mindset that has made her a pioneer in bringing the circular economy debate to the brazilian chemical industry. Since 2015, with Exchange 4 Change Brasil she has been dedicated to influence the transition in the country working with international partners co-creating projects and adapting global solutions to the brazilian reality. She has written the 1st circular economy book in portuguese, her educational arm is connected with more than 8 countries and is now part of the brazilian delegation for the new Circular Economy ISO. She has been working with companies, finance bodies and government developing strategies, training programmes and raising awareness to create a suitable ecosystem for the transition in Brazil.