Eduardo Vaz Guimarães

Causedirect representative, living in São Paolo


About me

Graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Global Environmental Science. While at the University of Hawaii was also a member of the Swimming and Diving team, earning both academic and athletic MPSF Conference honor.

After journey as a student-athlete received funding from Sea Grant to perform research at the Water Resources Research Center and study Masters in Civil and Environmental Engineering. I was the President of the UN Environment Intern Board at Geneva before joining the Environmental Engineering Company Solví in the Innovation department.


My Focus


People who inspire me

My dad, Nelson Mandela, Jay Shetty for his amazing message, Bill Gates and his wife and for what they both do with their foundation


My background

As an ex athlete from the Brazilian National Swimming Team and finalist at the World Juniors Swimming Championships held in Lima, Peru, I bring my dynamism to Causedirect, which I represent here in São Paolo.


A cause I love

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation:

We see equal value in all lives. And so we are dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals around the world. From the education of students in Chicago, to the health of a young mother in Nigeria, we are catalysts of human promise everywhere. [more]