Speaker Yanina KOWSZYK
Yanina KOWSZYK is the CEO of InnovacionAL, a consulting and research firm from Chile. She has extensive experience in the fields of sustainability and development, particularly in the private sector in emerging markets, working with different companies as well as with numerous nonprofit organizations. She has a master degree in Political and Social Studies and she is currently a PhD student in Business.
Yanina KOWSZYK has extensive experience in the fields of sustainability and development, particularly in the private sector in emerging markets, working with different companies (commercial banks, investment funds, extractive industry companies) as well as with numerous nonprofit organizations (Forum Empresa, Techo, Acción RSE, Caritas).
She teaches sustainable development and poverty alleviation strategies in Chile and produces research papers for different international organizations aiming at raising awareness on these issues across Latin America.
She has worked on a wide range of assignments covering sustainability strategies, corporate social responsibility (CSR), fundraising strategies and impact assessment. At the moment, she is a part-time doctoral student in the University of Barcelona.
InnovacionAL is a company seeking to improve and increase the positive social impact of companies and organizations in society through studies, measurements and consulting services. The background and international networks of InnovacionAL allow its team to develop avant-garde projects.
InnovacionAL's team is multidisciplinary with extensive experience in the areas of sustainability, social projects, and evaluation of programs.
The key skills of InovacionAL:
- Management from start to finish in results-oriented projects
- Analytical capacity and easy-to-understand graphical presentations
- Work and communication with various stakeholders including authorities, the press and environmentalists, among others