Elena Ruiz, PhD


— ESG Advisor

— +16 years in supporting private and public sector experience

— Former Sustainability Specialist at International Monetary Fund


PhD in environmental pollution with 16 years of professional experience in supporting public and private sector for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and an ESG approach through different key actions, such as: project management, technical support, public policy development, research, and training. Her expertise is focused on environmental sustainability (climate change, circular economy, natural capital protection and SDGs).

Elena is an ESG advisor to World Travel & Tourism Council, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ibero-American General Secretariat and the European Commission.

Elena holds a Master Degree in Business and Economics: Corporate Social Responsibility from Universitat Oberta de Catalunya.