Heidi Koester Oliveira
Senior Manager, Global Human Rights, Mars
Heidi Koester Oliveira is a human rights and sustainability professional with 12 years of experience leading initiatives that drive business growth and societal benefit. As the program lead for human rights and sustainable sourcing at Mars Incorporated, Heidi works with procurement teams around the world to design and deploy efforts that improve respect for rights of vulnerable people across key extended agricultural supply chains. Her work addresses forced labor and child labor risks, and she leads engagement with key global partners and coalitions. Previously, at The Coca-Cola Company, Heidi built program and policy efforts across human rights, youth and women’s economic empowerment, and health delivery systems in Africa.