Gonzalo Muñoz

Chilean COP Champion, COP26 team

Nominated by the Chilean presidency and the United Nations as the High-Level Climate Champion for the 25th Conference of the Parties (COP25) to the United Nations Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC), to mobilize climate action in non-state actors around the world, as well as advise the presidency of COP25. Prior to this, co-founded and ran TriCiclos, one of the more recognized Latin American companies in the circular economy and recycling. Inspired by 10 years running traditional food businesses where witnessed the waste generated by the private sector. Aimed to offer a transformative service that would help the environment while also being financially sustainable. Using business and entrepreneurial skills, redirected efforts to ideals and passion for sustainability and the environment. Launched Triciclos in Chile, then moved it to Brazil and now operates in 11 countries in Latin America, where their mission is to foster new designs for a world without waste. TriCiclos was also the first company to become a certified B corporation outside North America.