Alessandra Schmidt is a Brazilian social entrepreneur, consults on social development initiatives, supporting local communities’ pathways for social innovation. Graduated in Business at Federal University of Parana State, with a master in Social Development Practice at UCL, and a specialization in Social Entrepreneurship at INSEAD Business School.
Alessandra is currently working in Fab Lab Barcelona at IAAC for the Distributed Design Market Platform. She is a former Chevening scholar at the Foreign and Commonwealth in the United Kingdom; visiting lecturer in impact investing at FAE Business School in Curitiba – Brazil, with 10 years of experience in the field. She is one of the core members of AGS Invest and SINE (Social Innovation Network for Entrepreneurs).