Laura Maria Zwahlen Seeghers

Environmental engineer


I am Laura Zwahlen from Bolivia. I am an environmental engineer with a master`s degree in renewable energy. I have been working in environmental managment more than 10 years, being part of environmental assessment, monitoring, prevention and legal compliance. I really concern about conservation and passionate for practical solutions.

Professional experiences

Hse systems manager

Area Construcciones y Servicios , Santa cruz - Permanent contract

From November 2015 to Today

Design and Implementation of the HSE Management System based on ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 guidelines in every company`s project in accordance with the particular requirements of every clients.
Support the Project`s requirements on HSE issues
Monitor and Evaluate projects to ensure compliance with regulatory and company requirements

Environmental manager

somare , Santa cruz - Permanent contract

From February 2014 to October 2015

Develop the Environmental Consultancy Department. Design the services offer, prepare technical and economic offers, direct and execute the services.

Environmental manager

Grupo Industrial Roda , Santa cruz - Permanent contract

From September 2010 to September 2012

Manage the environmental department for 6 different industries, obtain environmental permitting and compliance with regulatory affair. Develop and implementation of environmental management

Environmental assistant

YPFB Bolivia , Santa cruz - Temporary contract

From March 2008 to June 2009

Performing environmental monitoring: soil sampling, impact evaluation, reporting to the competent environmental authority, assisting in oil spills response trainings.

Additionals trainings


Unesco IHE - Industrial Effluents Treatment

2013 à 2013

Industrial Effluents Treatment Course
Aerobic treatment
Non- aerobic treatment
Sludge treatment

Master Degree

Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency

2012 à 2013

Bachelor Degree

Environmental Engineering

2000 à 2006


NL – IHE Delft – 2013


Espagnol - Native language

Anglais - Fluent

Français - Notion


Legal Compliance
Soil and Land Resources Management
forest managment
Environment, Climate Change, Forests
Environmental Management
soil remedation
oil and gas
environmental managment
environmental permiting
environmental assessment
environmental consultancy
HSE systems
ISO 14001