Program speakers



Shana Vida Gavron

CEO and Founder, Endangered Wildlife OU

MBusSc/MBA (Business Management – Finance) MPhil (Wildlife Management) AIEMA

Shana Gavron is in the unique position of being able to perceive biodiversity from a financial and environmental perspective with 15+ years’ investment banking experience as a sell side institutional equity analyst for leading Scandinavian and Baltic banks. She has combined this knowledge with her expertise in financial modelling and her academic background in wildlife management to drive the development of the Endangered Wildlife OU’s Biodiversity Valuator. 

She completed undergraduate studies in behavioural psychology and neuroscience, holds an MPA in Public and Economic Policy from the London School of Economics & Political Science. She specialises in innovation and systems dynamics for inclusive economic development.