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Hugo P.

Project Manager Innovation Lab at DPA Professionals



- Looking for a job in Latin America - During my study as Integrated Product Designer, I specialized in 'sustainable development in developing countries' and 'technology in sustainable development'. During projects I gained a lot of knowledge about product development, business strategies for emerging markets and finding solutions within dynamic cultural contexts. I have an entrepreneurial mindset and experience with Design Thinking and First Principle Thinking. Last year I set myself a goal; reduce braindrain by encouraging starters to become active in developing countries. The result is Coconutwork, a job board with companies that show best business practices in creating a social impact. Through this platform, young professionals can get in contact with social businesses in developing and emerging countries to create a meaningful impact with their educational background and experience.


  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • private sector development
  • competitiveness
  • youth
  • goal global
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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