ISADORA BIGOURDAN
Senior Investment Officer Agence Française de Développement As senior lawyer and investment officer for 15 years, Isadora Bigourdan is a qualified expert in structuring, financing and operating social businesses in Africa and Latin America. Stroke by the number of good “game changing” ideas on the ground experiencing challenges to scale up, she decides to step in aside these radical entrepreneurs to help them reaching the investment readiness and raise funds. She now designs and operates acceleration programs in favor of committed entrepreneurs producing positive changes in Africa, in the Campus for Development of the French Agency for Development. Deeply convinced that success in scaling up a business is above all a question of collective intelligence and alliances, she uses digital tools as well as boost camp, with all relevant techniques and tools to facilitate peer coaching to grow and stir a vibrant community of radical entrepreneurs committed to address the challenges of our time