Profiles

Graça Machel

Founder, Graça Machel Trust

Graça Machel founded the Graça Machel Trust in 2010 where she focuses on advocating for women’s economic and financial empowerment, food security and nutrition, education for all, as well as good governance. An African stateswoman whose decades-long professional and public life is rooted in Mozambique’s struggle for self-rule and international advocacy for women and children’s rights, she is also  a member of the UN Secretary-General’s Sustainable Development Goals Advocacy Group.

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Stephanie von Friedeburg

Interim Managing Director and Executive Vice President (MD EVP), IFC

Daphné Mashile-Nkosi

Executive Chairman, Kalagadi Manganese and Chairperson, WFC

Laureen Kouassi-Olsson

Non Executive Director, Orange Abidjan Participations & Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited

Yolanda Cuba

Group Chief Digital and Fintech Officer, MTN

Frannie Léautier

CEO, Southbridge Investment

Lamia Merzouki

Deputy General Manager, Casablanca Finance City Authority