Diana Verde Nieto on the future of sustainable luxury
24 May 2024
Diana Verde Nieto on the future of sustainable luxury

Despite growing demand for sustainable luxury, financial pressures mean many are compromising their green values. However, alternate purchasing paths offer a new frontier for eco-conscious purchasing. Canvas8 spoke to Diana Verde Nieto to understand the future of sustainability in the luxury market.

Diana Verde Nieto

Diana Verde Nieto is the co-founder of Positive Luxury, which helps companies adapt and transition to a new climate economy by assessing their ESG performance and forecasting social and environmental risks. Diana is a pioneer in ESG and a globally recognised figure in the sustainability field. She holds a degree in global leadership and public policy from Harvard Kennedy School, and she has been trained by former US Vice President Al Gore at the Alliance of Climate Protection, subsequently being honoured by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader.

Nicolas Lopez

Nicolas Lopez is a New York-based behavioural analyst at Canvas8. He holds a degree in political science from Columbia University. His research is driven by the relationship between the political, material, and cultural spheres. Outside of work, he can be found writing fiction and riding his bike with no hands.