Nizan Guanaes

Nizan Guanaes
  • Founder and President, Grupo ABC, Brazil

Founding Partner, Grupo ABC; has turned the company into the world's 19th largest communications and marketing group. Over 20 years dedicated to social causes, especially those related to entrepreneurship, education and the preservation of Brazil's cultural heritage. Goodwill Ambassador, UNESCO. Member, High-Level Commission on HIV Prevention, UNAIDS. Active in organizations including: Clinton Global Initiative; World Economic Forum; Endeavor; Women in the World Foundation. Participated in creation of Together For Girls. Recipient of awards and honours including: named one of the 16 Brazilian entrepreneurs that could make history, Exame (2013).