Speakers 2013

Stphanie Schmidt

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Stphanie Schmidt, Director of Ashoka’s Full Economic Citizenship in Europe. Stephanie joined Ashoka in 2004 to contribute to the launch of this global initiative from Washington DC. This program aims at leveraging the power of social entrepreneurs and corporations to scale up solutions that address key societal issues, generating economic and social value.
She then went on to lead this program in Mexico to spread hybrid models in various sectors such as agriculture, recycling and last mile distribution. Stephanie graduated from ESSEC in Paris, worked for 5 years in management consulting with Deloitte in Paris then Boston and was the coordinator of World Reliefs development programs in Rwanda where she launched a new economic development program with small farmers.