Eng. Maritza Vargas is the founder and director of Terra Development Organisation ltd. based in London, contributing with the sustainable development through engineering consultancy, training and social response projects. With a background in Mechanical Engineering working in Oil & Gas and mining sector, awarded with a Pg. Diploma Environmental Economics Applied and MSc. Sustainable Development-Environmental Analysis, from Imperial College, London.
Her experience in consultancy includes worldwide projects in environmental valuation, carbon management, eco-efficiency, eco-design, GHG inventories, environmental awareness, Life Cycle Assessments, wastewater plants, Cost Benefits Analysis, Natural Heritage valuation and Environmental Legal Framework Assessments. Projects in the area of sustainability, education, training, green buildings, capacity building, awareness campaigns, energy, water and waste management; in addition to Public speaking, conference planner, PPP in the MENA region and development and valuation of social investments.