Érika has an interdisciplinary background in environmental management, sciences and economics. She has worked with sustainable project development, ecosystem services valuation, efficient land allocation, cost-benefit analysis and business risks and opportunities regarding natural resources trends.
She holds a BSc in environmental management from the University of Sao Paulo and an MSc in Environment and Resource Management from VU Amsterdam with specialisation in ecosystem services. Érika also studied one year of Environmental Sciences at the University of California and has entrepreneurship experience.
She has dual Brazilian/Italian nationality and speaks fluent English and Portuguese.