Born and raised in Brazil and living in The Netherlands since 2018, Thaís Souza is an experienced marketing leader with 15+ years of experience in building brands and marketing strategies especially in B2B markets, leading large teams across the world.

With an MBA in Business Management and Competitive Intelligence, Thaís has worked across a multitude of topics, leading from strategy to execution, delivering results at a regional and global level.

Currently, Thais holds a senior Marketing role at Cargill, a large multinational company as Global Marketing Director, working closely with marketers worldwide to drive better and more effective marketing practices for the Animal Nutrition business.

A big DE&I ambassador, Thais champions the female network at her current employer and acts as a co-sponsor of the company’s LGBTI+ network. She also offers her time and energy to act as the VP of Marketing and Membership Experience of the PWN – Professional Women’s Network in the Netherlands since 2020, driving initiatives and programs that support the gender-balanced agenda, like the recently launched Young Female Leaders Program.