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Mariella Julia Franz, PhD, MA

Mariella Julia Franz, PhD, MA

Corporate Sustainability Consultant, Nachhaltigkeitsberaterin

GRI Certified Sustainability Professional (2022)

Said Business School, Oxford University (Leading Sustainable Corporations Programme) 2021/22


Mariella is a lawyer by training and has worked for 15 years abroad. For 13 years she worked in German international cooperation as a project manager at the interface between politics and business. Sustainable development has always been at the center of his concerns!

For 2 years, Mariella headed the European office ofECIJA Argentina, a multidisciplinary legal consultancy firm with an international vocation. During this stage of her career, she interacted withSystem B(B Corporations), RLAI (Red Latinoamericano de Abogados de Impacto) orGAIL(Global Alliance of Impact Lawyers), the Purpose Foundation and theBanca Etica Latinoamericana.


Since 2020, she has devoted herself in greater depth to the theme of sustainability in companies, advising and supporting on this path. His multidisciplinary and continuous training, his vast international experience and his work of intercultural understanding are major assets for sustainable development consulting, in particular for companies with an international vocation.


Mariella works in German (mother tongue), English and Spanish.



College of Europe


Master in advanced Interdisciplinary European Studies

Specialization "EU Accession and Transformation Process" John Locke Promotion


Oxford Leading Sustainable Corporations Program (CPD Certification)

Business, Management, Marketing und verbundene unterstützende Dienste

Sustainability Leadership (skills and strategies), personal plan for change (to manage, govern and implement sustainability integration), formulate effective Key Performance Indicators,
drive positive change in your organization.


University of Graz


Diploma Magistra iuris, Law


Additional qualification: Subject combination "Europe - Languages, Economics and Law


University of Graz


Doctor of Law 

JD, European Union Law

International Public Law

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+43 664 885 299 75

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