Co-Founder and Director, Pesinet
Anne is the co-founder and Executive Director of Pesinet. She currently leads the organization on a full-time basis thanks to a sponsorship of Ashoka, an international social entrepreneurs’ fellowship program.
After working on social issues in NGOs and international organizations (education, migration), she spent three years at Alcatel-Lucent, coordinating and managing sustainability projects. She then worked as Corporate Engagement Manager at The Environment Council, a UK charity specialized in facilitating dialogue and engagement on sustainability, where she has been trained on facilitation techniques. She has developed strong project and human management skills, especially in cross-cultural contexts.
She has been central to the launching and development of Pesinet that she led to the international finals of the Global Social Venture Competition in Berkeley in 2009.
Anne holds a Master of Public Administration from Sciences-Po Paris and an ESSEC MBA with a major in social entrepreneurship.