Philippe Prufer | WWF


Trustee from Brazil
Philippe Prufer is presently the Chair of the WWF International Finance & Investment Committee

Career Snapshot
Philippe Prufer is an investor, board member and philanthropist.

As founder and CEO of SKP Investimentos, he manages a broad (equity, fixed income, private equity and venture capital) global portfolio of investments, with increasing environmental, social and governance (ESG) footprint.
Philippe had a 22 year executive career at Eli Lilly and Company and has an extensive multicultural and international background having lived in various countries.  He speaks several languages.
He is currently a board member of GTT, member of the board and Chair of Finance & Iinvestment Committee of WWF International, and a board member of the Instituto Ayrton Senna. In addition, he is an advisor of JGP’s Health Care and Biotech Funds.
Philippe's Philanthropic focus is related to: environment/biodiversity (with a special focus on marine conservation), education and sports for underprivileged children.
Formal Education
Philippe Prufer has an undergraduate degree in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, an MBA from the Ross Michigan Business School.  He has undertaken executive training programs at several institutions, including Harvard and INSEAD.
He currently lives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and has three grown up children.
Mr Prufer’s first term of office expires in December 2023.

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