“It’ Not Our Fault. Letting Biochemistry, do the Hard Work”
Wednesday, November 14 9:00-10:15 AM – KEYNOTE MORNING KICK-OFF PRESENTATION (LECTURE HALL)
Dr. Nadja Pinnavaia has an undergraduate degree in Chemistry from King’s College, London, and a Ph.D. in Quantum Chemistry from St. Catharine’s College, Cambridge. Prior to founding Euphebe, Nadja was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs in London where she ran the Fund of Hedge Funds business for Europe and Asia.
She subsequently founded WhiteCap, an investment company working with a number of large consumer goods companies, reviving under-performing brands. It was during this time that she came to understand how today’s modern diet was impacting our health, which lead to her founding Euphebe. She is a board member of the Institute of Responsible Nutrition and holds the Certificate in Culinary Nutrition from the Natural Gourmet Institute. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.