Paula Fabiani

Paula Fabiani is IDIS’s CEO. Previously, she was the financial director of Fundação Maria Cecília Souto Vidigal (Maria Cecília Souto Vidigal Foundation) and controller of Instituto Akatu (Akatu Institute). Paula served in the Private Equity area of Grupo Votorantim (Votorantim Group) and at one of the invested companies. She worked at BankBoston with asset management and M&A and at Lloyds Bank with trade finance. Author of the books Endowments – Establishment and Management in Brazil and Early Childhood – Overview, Analysis and Pratic. She has a Bachelor’s in Economy from the FEA-USP, holds an MBA from the Stern School of Business – New York University, has an executive education in Endowment Asset Management from the London Business School and Yale as well as in Nonprofit Sector Management from FGV. She is a member of the Empreededores Cívicos of RAPS (Network of Political Action for Sustainability) and member of the board of Captamos.