Prior to joining BSR, Rima worked at Starbucks, where she supported environmental impact initiatives, carbon reporting, employee sustainability engagement, and human rights. She has also worked in nonprofit management, enabling green operations in a diverse array of organizations. Rima completed her master’s thesis in sustainable extractives, with a focus on inclusive economies.
Rima holds an M.S. in Sustainable Development from the University of Basel and a B.A. in Economics from New York University. She speaks Italian and Mandarin Chinese.