Mario is Shared Value and Social Innovation Manager at the global headquarters for industry leader in building materials, CEMEX. He shifts mindsets around the social impact agenda as internal advisor to cross-functional teams for 15 countries in Europe, the Caribbean, AMEA and the US. Over his nine years there he has served as Inclusive Business Advisor and Responsible Business Manager.
Mario started his career as Community Relations Coordinator at renewable energy supplier’s Eurus windfarm, then the second largest in the world. He is a member of three organizations that are driving the social and environmental impact agenda forward – Mentor for Sustainable Innovation MBA Community at University of Vermont, CEMEX Representative for Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, and the Curator of the Shared Value Initiative. Mario speaks publically on social impact and CSR at global events including Business Fights Poverty, GreenBiz, Global Social Business Summit, Impact Investing Latin American Forum, and BASE Forum. Mario holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering and MBA