B3, Brazil

A journalist and radio broadcaster with a postgraduate degree in Business Communication, Sonia is B3’s Press, Sustainability, Communication and Social Investment Director, and Chair of the Board of B3’s Corporate Sustainability Index (ISE). She is Vice President of the UN Global Compact Brazilian Committee, and a member of the Advisory Committees of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) for Brazil and CDP – Driving Sustainable Economies. She was previously HR and Internal Communication Director at BankBoston, Head of the BankBoston Foundation, Head of Sustainability and Institutional Communication at Banco Itaú, and Social Responsibility and Sustainability Director at the Brazilian Federation of Banks (FEBRABAN). She was recognized as one of the world’s ten “2016 Local SDG Pioneers” by the UN Global Compact for her work in advancing the Sustainable Development Goals.