Jonathas Barreto has more than 12 years of experience promoting social entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, and sustainability in the private and social sectors in Brazil, the United Kingdom, and the United States. He currently works as Vice President at Points of Light (Washington, DC, USA), focusing his efforts on accelerating the growth of global citizen engagement by strengthening and scaling the organization’s global footprint, and developing strategic cross-sector partnerships.
Over the years, Jonathas has worked with premier organizations such as McKinsey & Company and Ashoka, gaining extensive experience in intersectoral partnership development and strategic social investment.
In 2011, he was awarded the Atlas Corps Fellowship to serve in the United States as a young rising leader and development professional from Brazil. In 2013, he was recognized as one of the Top 99 Under 33 young foreign policy leaders in the world by Diplomatic Courier and Young Professionals in Foreign Policy in the USA.