Fortuna Ludmir

Former Lawyer, Wedding Planner, Mom, Entrepreneur, Founder of BIK

Fortuna Ludmir, former lawyer and successful wedding planner for 12 years, is the founder of Believe in Kindness Foundation, an organization that strives to be an agent of social change that transforms lives through kindness. We are currently helping girls at risk with mental health and emotional support.

Born and raised in Lima, Peru, Fortuna graduated in law and political science from the University of Lima and worked in the financial industry for six years. She moved to Miami in 2001 where she founded Design 42, a luxury market based wedding planning and design firm.

In addition to her philanthropic work, Fortuna is a creative mind and the author of the song “Cadenitas de Amor” by Periko & Jessi Leon.

Fortuna is available for writing projects and for partnerships for Believe in Kindness Foundation with brands that are looking for social content associated with the core values of kindness and the importance of helping underprivileged girls at risk.

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The Sane, The Saint, The Insane

Thank You Letter to Arianna Huffington

by Fortuna Ludmir

The Not So Beautiful Face

by Fortuna Ludmir

The Dream Job

by Fortuna Ludmir

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