Jose Ignacio Barrientos Zamora

Last Update: 14 March 2019

Country: Costa Rica

Company: BambuPallet




In 2018, Jose launched BambuPallet, a company which is pioneering pallets made from bamboo. His goal is to stop at least three million hectares of deforestation and erosion in the pallet industry. In doing so, Jose’s objective is to manage climate change by maximizing Co2 fixation and increase water conservancy by a hectare of bamboo harvested.  He believes in a triple bottom approach to business where companies generating value and impact in the economic, social and environmental sectors.