Luis Felipe Duchicela

Global Lead, Indigenous Governance And Partnerships at BHP

Luis Felipe Duchicela has a diverse and extensive background in working with Indigenous Peoples' rights and sustainable development. With experience in various organizations such as BHP, USAID, The World Bank, and Amazon Conservation Association, Luis Felipe has held leadership roles focused on creating strategic partnerships, promoting cultural understanding, and fostering sustainable livelihoods. From serving as an Executive Director to being a Global Advisor, Luis Felipe has dedicated their career to working with Indigenous communities to achieve mutual goals of conservation and development. Their educational background includes a Master in Public and Private Management from Yale School of Management and a degree in Architecture from Universidad Central del Ecuador.



  • Global Lead, Indigenous Governance And Partnerships

    June 1, 2023 - present

  • Vice President, Global Indigenous & Community Engagement

    July, 2022