CEO of Heifer Project International
Pierre Ferrari's keynotes discuss a relevant and informative perspective of business. As the CEO of Heifer International -- a "global nonprofit leader of sustainable agricultural development" -- Ferrari has a keen interest in sustainable and ethical development and the methods needed to get there.
A graduate from the University of Cambridge with a master's degree in Economics and the holder of an MBA from Harvard Business School, Ferrari has been greatly involved with ethical development. An investor and director at Guayaki Sustainable Rainforest projects, he also worked at Hot Fudge Social Venture Fund and taught sustainable marketing at Bainbridge Graduate Institute. Among these positions, Ferrari also found the time to found EthixVentures and QuatreCinq LLC and he currently sits on the board of Ben & Jerry's Homemade Ice Cream.
Prior to taking on the role of CEO with Heifer, Ferrari worked as a social venture developer with Coca-Cola USA.