They started this whole journey and put their heart and soul into the project right from the start.
Born in Switzerland with Moroccan roots, Khalil is a true global citizen and a strong "doer" with broad professional experience within finance, accounting, relationship management and creative businesses. He has gained experience from six years within the banking sector in Switzerland and from studies within International Management at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences. Khalil is passionate about turning ideas into actions and create change for people in his environment and is known for making impossible things possible with an extreme accuracy and efficiency.
Languages: German (native), English, Spanish and French.
With a flair for digital design and with an MSc. In International Political Economy, Laura combines her knowledge from different fields to create narratives and build solid strategic views. She has experience in the public and private sectors from working in a global consulting firm, the Swedish government, NGOs and start-ups. As a freelance photographer and web designer, she recognizes the power of design and storytelling in all forms of communication. Laura lives and breathes in international environments, likes to meet new people and passionately writes stories about the world as things really are.
Language: Swedish (native), English, Danish, French and Spanish.
Dedicated individuals with a proven record of resilience who manage the project from idea to action. We all work voluntarily, we do admin, marketing, managing and growth tasks.
They are always available when we need them and are up to date on what is going on in the project.
Team Nicaragua is a fixed team of workers that operationalize the Buy Food with Plastic activities in Nicaragua. They organize events, cook food, transport the collected plastic to the recycle station and spread awareness about the project and how to prevent plastic pollution in the community. They are all employed and paid by Buy Food with Plastic.