Sustainable Business Studio Director at Globant
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Elena Morettini has extensive international experience in the field of Geoscience, as well as a long track record in R&D within the Energy industry. Given her experience and professional growth she was appointed in November 2020, Director of Globant's Sustainable Business Studio.
During her professional career, she has held different technical management positions in leading companies such as: Shell, Repsol YPF, Badley Ashton and Fugro GeoConsulting. Likewise, she has led the Task Force on Energy, Resource Efficiency and Sustainability of the B20 in 2018 and has been an advisor on Energy Transitions at YPF S.A, where Elena co-founded the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, the first of this kind in the LATAM Energy Industry. At institutional level, Elena has enthusiastically worked as Vice-Chair for the Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie Research Networks program of the European Commission since 2004, screening academia-industry Energy and Environmental projects to shape the EU scientific area. Elena currently holds the role of President of the Energy Transitions Commission of the Argentine Institute of Petroleum and Gas and the role of Advisor in Energy Transitions for ARPEL. Elena has a PhD in Isotope Geochemistry from the University of Lausanne and a BA in Geology from the University degli Studi diPerugia, where she graduated with honors. Recently she has attended the Disruptive Strategy Program at Harvard University.
In January 2020 she co-founded Because Energy Matters a knowledge partner company specialized in strategic consulting on sustainability, climate change policies, climate finance and sustainable organizations.
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