After a rigourous selection process, the scholarship to attend the Harvard Business School – Accion programme on Strategic Leadership in Inclusive Finance in April 2019 was granted to Hélène Keraudren, Chief Financial Officer at the Grameen Crédit Agricole Microfinance Foundation.

Hélène became involved in inclusive finance 15 years ago, after several years in Financial management in the private sector. She spent 10 years working with Entrepreneurs du Monde, where she gained a hands-on experience in financial management in socially oriented microfinance institutions, including 5 years in the field (Haiti, Cambodia). Hélène chaired the Board of Directors of a Cambodian microfinance institution for 2 years.

Hélène joined the Grameen Crédit Agricole Microfinance Foundation in 2014, where she was recently promoted Chief Financial Officer. She holds a Master in management from ESCP Europe Business School as well as a Bachelor’s degree from INALCO, University of Paris-Dauphine

This scholarship is part of scholarship programme, supporting members in their life long learning process.