Virginia Barreiro
World Resources Institute

Virginia Barreiro is the Global Director of the New Ventures Project at the World Resources Institute. In her work on New Ventures, she has helped to grow the initiative from a regional (Latin America) to a global focus that is active in 5 major emerging markets, Brazil, Mexico, China, India and Indonesia. NV supports small and medium enterprises operating in sustainable sectors. The project identifies innovative enterprises with potential for high environmental and social impact and provides them with access to business development services and investment.

Virginia holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California in San Diego and an M.A. in Latin American Studies from George Washington University.

Posts by Virginia Barreiro

Subscribe to NextBillion Notes in October for a FREE Book Chapter
Get NextBillion's top articles, jobs, events – and a free chapter of 'Building a Successful Social Venture: A Guide for Social Entrepreneurs,' by Eric Carlson and James Koch – delivered to your inbox each Wednesday this month.
No Thanks
Thank you for signing up to receive the NextBillion Notes newsletter.
We respect your privacy. Your information is safe and will never be shared.
Don't miss out. Subscribe today.