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Cristina Gil White

Cristina Gil White, is Vicepresident of Sustainability for Orbia since June 2018. With her global leadership, the Company has increased its reporting transparency and scope, committed to ambitious environmental goals, improved the assessment of its supply chain and launched programs of social and environmental impact. She and her team were instrumental in Orbia joining the Dow Jones Sustainability Index last year. The Company became a member of UN Global Compact two years ago, signed the CEO Water Mandate in 2019, and committed to the Business Ambition for 1.5 C. Previous to Orbia, Cristina’s career developed mainly in the nonprofit sector, more specifically in the environmental conservation and education spaces. Some of the organizations she has worked for are The Nature Conservancy, Pronatura Noreste, Rare Conservation and Fundación Educa. Today, she is a board member of Jimbere Fund and Centro Intercultural de Estudios de Desiertos y Océanos A.C., both NGOs; and she also sits on the board of the company Smartest Energy. Trained as a chemist, Cristina Gil possess a master’s degree in Environmental Studies.