Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector


Edmundo Lima

Executive Director
ABVTEX - Brazilian Fashion Retailers Association


I have 25 years of experience in clothing and fashion retail, international trade and in the national and international production chains in the sector. I led organizational change projects in different contexts in a fashion retail company, as well as sectorial initiatives with great impact on responsible and more sustainable supply in the value chain of the Brazilian fashion segment. I am a member of the Advisory Council of the Entrepreneurial Alliance - Tecendo Sonhos Project and of the ABIT Advisory Board. I'm Advisory Adviser to COMTEXTIL (Committee on the Productive Chain of the Textile, Clothing and Clothing Industry) and COSEMA (Superior Council for the Environment) of FIESP.