GEIR Team Leader
Cláudia Pedra is the managing partner and co-founder of Stone Soup Consulting, a company focused on enhancing the social impact of organizations. She has over 25 years’ experience in human rights issues and 15 years’ experience on strategic management. Cláudia worked for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the International Organization for Migration, and she was chief executive officer of Amnesty International Portugal. She has also worked for other non-governmental organizations and think tanks as a human rights researcher and project manager. She is currently Director of the Network for Strategic and International Studies in Portugal. For the last eight years, she has been working with leading venture philanthropy and other funders and social investors in Portugal, helping to design venture philanthropy/investment programs and to measure their social impact. Her areas of expertise at Stone Soup Consulting include strategic planning, strategic assessments, social impact evaluation, scaling up strategies, and financial sustainability. Claudia has a degree in international relations and a Masters in strategy.