Esther Sarsa has been the CEO of Empieza por Educar since 2016. Prior to ExE, Esther worked with Danone for eight years where she led the Public Affairs department, managing the areas of Government Affairs, Sustainable Development, External Scientific Affairs, and Health Marketing for the Dairy, Waters, Early Life Nutrition, and Advanced Medical Nutrition divisions. Esther pioneered numerous high-impact programs including a domestic violence prevention program, an educational program, food bank programs, and a major environmental program designed to significantly reduce the company’s carbon footprint. She was recognized at the “Business and Social Co-Creation” European awards and has helped transform multinational companies into BCorps.
Esther has strategic consulting experience having worked at BCG and holds an MBA from IESE Business School and a Masters of Science and Telecommunications Engineering. She lives with her husband between Madrid and Barcelona, Spain.