Mayra Pereira is the Director of GreenLight Lda, a research and development company specializing in energy and environment. Mayra is an integrated professional with an MSc in Environmental and Geographical Sciences and BSc (Hons) in Environmental Management from the University of Cape Town. She has over 10 years of work experience in the energy (renewable energy and oil & gas) and environment sectors, particularly in the fields of research and design (policy and feasibility studies), management of large-scale projects and business development services.
Mayra has been involved in actively bringing together the research and the policy worlds together. At the same time, Mayra is also operating at the intersection of business and sustainability, helping companies find value and develop integrated strategies to implement projects to meet business needs and enhance their sustainable footprint.