Felipe Faria

Managing Director of the Green Building Council Brazil.

Lawyer specialized in Business and Economic Law from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).

Responsible for the national operation of GBC Brasil comprising the areas of Education, Information, Government Relations and International promotion of LEED Certification.

Since June 2012, Mr. Faria is part of the USGBC LEED Steering Committee, a group of volunteer and staff who work in the maintenance and ongoing development of the LEED certification, as the leading certification tool in the world, preserving its System integrity and ensuring consensus involving LEED certification.

Since August 2013, Mr. Faria is part of the Advisory Council of ICLEI Brazil – ICLEI is the leading global association of local governments to promote public policies focused on sustainable development.