Ornella Nicolacci

Deputy Director, Transaction Acceleration Group

Ornella joins CEBA from the World Economic Forum, where she led the operations of the Platform for Accelerating Nature-Based Solutions. In this capacity, she created the structure necessary to effectively run the programs in several geographical regions and maximize impact through outcome-oriented stakeholder engagement. Prior to that, she worked to bring efficiency and compliance to the operations of Central America and the Caribbean at the Inter-American Development Bank and the Los Angeles Tourism Board. She’s also worked in investment research and security services. Ornella holds an MPA from the London School of Economics and Science Po Paris, and speaks Spanish, French and Italian.