Anamaria Schindler

Regional Board Member and responsible for Latin America at Ashoka
Former Board Member

Annamaria Schindler formerly sat on the LATAM Movement Health Regional Board, which focuses on Movement Health policy issues, its long-term goals, and overall positioning. Anamaria Schindler is a Regional Board Member and is responsible for Latin America at Ashoka. Anamaria served as Ashoka Global Co-President from 2005 to December 2007.

She has worked on building bridges between business and communities (business-social bridges), the Ashoka global business plan, and a global shared vision process.

She launched the Instituto Arapyaú in Brazil in 2008, a non-profit institution, dedicated to strengthening networks, organisations and projects that work on the front-line promoting sustainability.
Anamaria is a sociologist and has a Masters and a Doctorate degree in Sociology from the University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil.