Joaquín Víquez Arias

Costa Rica

Social entrepreneur, graduated in Agricultural Engineering with an M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering and an MBA from Oxford University. He has 15 years of experience in water, sanitation and energy projects in Latin America, known for his work in biogas. He has published technical material and participated in international conferences. He was founder and executive director of Viogaz, visiting professor at EARTH University, technical advisor for GIZ and international consultant for USAID and SNV. He currently serves as Director of Green Empowerment’s Innovation and Impact Program.