Elena Crescia

Elena Crescia

Her passion is at the crossroads of social entrepreneurship, impact investment and sustainable development. Connector of dots. Impact investor. Social entrepreneur. Many experiences as Bridge Builder. Consultant. Writer. Photographer. Speaker coach. Brainstormer. 

Founder of Editora de Ideias and Portfolia: women + impact. Founder, curator and organizer of more than twenty TEDx events in Brazil. Master of International Affairs, Economic and Political Development from Columbia University of New York’s School of International and Public Affairs. A Master’s in Financial Evaluation of Development Projects from Sorbonne University, Paris. Impact Investor Manager course by ANDE and JPMorgan in partnership with Santa Clara University.

Fluent in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese. Working knowledge of Italian and German. Mother of three, has lived and worked in Argentina, the United States, France and Brazil. Currently based in São Paulo, Brazil.