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Social Sustainability CEO of the Year – Eduardo Belmont, CEO, Belcorp

|   By Alex Emery   | It was 1968 and the Peruvian armed forces had just toppled democratically elected President Fernando Belaúnde Terry in a coup d’état. Over the next 12 years, the military would nationalize companies and seize plantations, crimping economic growth and clamping down on imports. It was hardly an auspicious time for a cosmetics start-up led by aspiring entrepreneurs Eduardo and Fernando Belmont, who jumped in anyway, creating the company known today as Belcorp, and continuing a family tradition in pharmaceutical products begun by their grandfather. After 20 years operating as a local company, the two […]
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