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About Alimentaris

Our purpose is to provide development opportunities for vulnerable communities through the search, design, testing and scaling of social, economic and environmental solutions.

Our history

Thanks to the support of Stiftung Alimantaris located in Switzerland, at Alimentaris Argentina we work with the mission of improving the life quality of the most vulnerable communities and promoting their comprehensive development.

We design, test, assess and scale social, economic and environmental development solutions that are efficient, innovative and based on scientific evidence, to optimize resources and maximize their impact. To achieve this goal, we work in partnership with different organizations and we provide methodologies, technical, human and economic resources.

Our vision

We work for a world in which all people have the necessary resources, abilities and opportunities to fully develop.

Our values


We are determined to overcome adversity and undertake the necessary commitments to achieve our goals.


We are open to listen, learn and assume the necessary roles.


In the pursuit of objectivity, we remain free of prejudices and sectorial positions.


We acknowledge, accept and value each person for their needs and potential.


Our actions always correspond with what we think, say and agree.

Our team

We are a highly committed team devoted to improve people’s life quality. Our commitment and enthusiasm are the basis of our collaborative work and what allows us to reach our goal as organization and as individuals.

Management Board

Karina Bentivoglio
President and Founder

Marc Hoffmann

Alfonso Gutierrez Saldívar

Strategic Board

Silvio Dal Buoni


Maria Victoria Prodanov Ithuralde
Chief Executive

Eugenia Concina Haín
Profit Partner – Economic Development

Maria Sol Laje
People Partner – Human Development

Malena Medici
Advocacy, Communications and Institutional Relations Coordinator

Mercedes Miguel
Impact Evaluation and Systematization Coordinator

Pablo Palacios
Administration and Finance Coordinator

Maria del Carmen Tamargo
Alimentaris Sustainable Systems Consultant

Ayelén Miyashiro
Alimentaris Sustainable Systems Coordinator

Daniela Viola
Project Analyst – Human Development

Strategic Partnerships

Stiftung Alimentaris is a Swiss foundation that provides financial support to comprehensive development projects for the most vulnerable communities. Their support makes our solutions development possible and it also allows us to fulfill our purpose.

Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal is an Argentinean law firm that stands out for its excellence in different law areas. As part of their commitment to social responsibility, Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal provides us with their legal services on a pro bono basis, which is a valuable support for our solutions.