Paula Gutierrez

Incubation & Mentoring Advisor

Paula is an Incubation & Mentoring Advisor to the Yunus Environment Hub supporting the team with her expertise in education, co-creation, design thinking, entrepreneurship, workshop and conference moderation. 

She is a weaver and innovator, passionate about creative ideas & collaborative actions for fostering more effective solutions to our common challenges. With over 10 years of experience as consultant, she has advised diverse organizations and social businesses in different countries of Latin America and Africa, with a special focus on youth, rural and women- led projects. She loves learning and supporting communities from diverse backgrounds and being immersed in nature.

Paula is co-founder and CEO of the Impact HUB Bogotá, the first center for social and environmental innovation in Colombia, connected with a global network currently present in over 100 cities around the world.

Impact HUB Bogotá was the local implementation partner of Grameen Creative Lab’s “Building Peace in Colombia through Social Business” program during 2018-2020.

She studied Business Administration in Los Andes, University in Bogota, Colombia. 

We proudly announce that on Wednesday, 15th June 2022 we will host the public launch event of our project “SINA – Soziale Innovationen für Nachhaltigkeit” at the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection. With high-level speakers, we will discuss the role of social innovations in the sustainability transformation in Germany and present first project insights to the audience. (The event is conducted in German only)