Changemaker Series: A conversation with Solange Ribeiro on innovation, impact and inclusion


Join the Assistant Secretary-General and CEO of the United Nations Global Compact Sanda Ojiambo for a one-on-one conversation with Solange Ribeiro, Former CEO, Vice President of Neoenergia and Vice-Chair of the UN Global Compact Board

A pioneering woman and global business leader, Solange had more than 30 years of experience in the electricity sector, and has demonstrated her long-standing commitment to the SDGs through her pivotal role in transforming Neoenergia’s business model toward sustainability.

During this candid 30-minute discussion, viewers will learn from Solange about:


  • What her experience tells us about the role of sustainable business as a priority for all business leaders as we work towards a just transition
  • How to make transformation change happen, including how to overcome barriers and the power of collaboration
  • What future-proof leadership skills and characteristics look like

Session 1: 14 December 2022, 10:00 a.m. ET (New York)
Session 2: 14 December 2022, 3:00 p.m. ET (New York)