Claudia Akel is a dynamic and driven entrepreneur with a history of strategic business development, in the for-profit and non-profit industries focused on the social impact domain. Multi-lingual leader, with experience in building business relationships in collaboration with multicultural business leaders and institutions. Skilled in business development, management, consulting, sales, fundraising, administrative logistics, and opening leads.
She defines herself as an SDG Ecosystem Builder, working with systems change initiatives for advancing the SDGs, from local to global social enterprises, think tanks, technology, and impact investing.
As a #TeamHuman defender, Claudia has dedicated her life to inspiring people and organizations, creating environments for individuals to dialogue, participate, learn, and practice their changemaker skills. She’s the Founder and CEO at Social Impact Movement, Founder of SDG Investors, Founding Member and Co-Chair of the Catalyst 2030 US Chapter, Chief Strategy Consultant for Americas at Earth 51, Board Member at the UNA-USA Miami, and Accountable Impact.
Claudia holds a Masters in Science of Education from the University of Miami, and a B.A. in Business Administration. She speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian.
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