Founder and Director
Business and Human Rights
She holds a post-graduate diploma (DEA) and a Masters in International Affairs (UAB). She has published several articles and books, Maria delivers speeches and training on business & human rights globally. She provides online training, assessment and coaching for companies, regular lectures and in-house speaking assignments for companies and non-profit organisations.
She was member of the UNGC expert group on Responsible Business and Investment in High Risk Areas. Maria was also the founder and chief editor of the first electronic newsletter on business and human rights: BEDH.