Sara Hurtado

Founder, Brazil nut concessionaire
Peruna, Madre de Dios, Peru

Sara is a Brazil nut concessionaire and entrepreneur from the Peruvian Amazon. More than thirty years ago, she founded Peruna, a company based in Madre de Dios, Peru that sells edibles made from locally harvested Brazil nuts. In 2020, Sara finally acquired certification to market her products internationally as sustainable.