Filipe Leal

Job title: Head of Operations

Project: Freshland

Filipe is a former Senior Consultant, with 4.5 years tenure at McKinsey. He advised CEOs of some of the largest Telecom, Energy, and Banking conglomerates in Latin America. He left McKinsey as a top 5% performer and is still called for occasional advice from former clients. Filipe hold an MBA from INSEAD and a Civil Engineering degree with honors. He was elected the "Portuguese Manager of the Future” in a competition among the 300 top graduates in the country. Filipe has “farming in his blood” — he helped his father turn around the family farm at a time when it was struggling to be profitable.

I am truly honored for the award — it inspires our team to achieve more and think big! We look forward to plug into the EYA ecosystem, starting with the festival in Graz."

Please note that all bios refer to the time of winning the Award.