Demetrio Santander


MSc Law & Finance




Food & Drink



Demetrio is an MSc in Law & Finance alumnus. He is co-founder of Waykana, an Amazonian company bringing the first green Guayusa energy tea to the world. The company generates social and environmental impact for the Amazon rainforest and its native inhabitants and brings healthy energy to its consumers. Demetrio is a Board Member of Colonso, a foundation in Ecuador that works on the conservation of a 93,000-hectare corridor that extends from the Andean region to the Amazon in Ecuador.

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Posted by: on April 21, 2017

The world’s first natural energy drink

In 2015, I left a corporate finance position at the biggest real estate investment company in Ecuador to pursue the dream of making the Guayusa leaf famous in the entire world. When I applied to the MSc in Law and Finance back in 2013, I already knew that I wanted to start a social impact […]

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