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Keila Hand

Managing Director and Head of ESG at Quantum

Keila is Managing Director and Head of ESG at Quantum.  She leads Quantum’s ESG program strategy, ensuring its successful integration throughout the investment lifecycle, focusing on management of ESG material risks through implementation of continuous improvement of portfolio companies. Prior to joining Quantum, Keila was Director of Global Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs at Crown Holdings, where she was responsible for the development, implementation and communication of the company’s global ESG strategy, as well as ESG regulatory affairs.  Prior to Crown Holdings, she was Director of Environmental Sustainability, Asia Pacific, Middle East and North Africa for PepsiCo.  Keila has also held senior sustainability positions at World Wildlife Fund, International Paper Company, and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.  Keila holds Executive Sustainability Leadership education from Harvard University, a Master of Environmental & Chemistry Engineering from State University of Campinas (Brazil), a Masters of Environmental Management as Fulbright Scholar from Duke University, an M.B.A. from the Federal University of Rondonia (Brazil), and a B.B.A. from Brazilian Lutheran University (Brazil).