Sonia Navarro is associate director of the Esade Institute for Social Innovation and an ecosystem architect for experiential learning at Fusion Point – where she facilitates the connection of student challenges with the ecosystem for the conception of innovation with impact. She is also co-director of Executive Education courses for managers of non-governmental organisations.
She launched the Esade Alumni Solidarity programme, which offers pro bono consultancy to NGOs, and was part of the Momentum Project – the first Spanish social enterprise acceleration programme. A graduate in communications and electronic engineering from UPC and Northumbria University (UK), she has also completed the Esade MBA and Executive Education DGONG, LIS and Design Thinking programmes. Sonia has been practicing yoga and mindfulness for 25 years and has been a certified teacher of Hatha Vinyasa yoga since 2012. She has been teaching Esade staff for five years.