Mariana holds a master's in Sustainable Development from EOI Business School and has a double bachelor’s in Environmental Studies and International Studies from American University, with a specialisation in human rights and sustainability. Prior to joining Proforest, she worked in the sustainability consulting team at KPMG in Spain where she was involved in a variety of different projects covering environmental and social data assurance, supply chain assessment and engagement, as well as research and reporting for clients. Before that, she worked on a multi-stakeholder circular economy project and as a business development coordinator for research and development in water quality control.
Mariana speaks Spanish, English and Portuguese. She is from Seville, Spain, and loves flamenco, outdoor sports such as hiking and spending time at her family home in the countryside.