I am passionate aboutI am passionate about bridging the technology gap between developing
countries and developed ones. While in some parts of the world people can use
the Amazon AI empowered personal assistant (Alexa), in another, people still
do not have access to running water and electricity. I want to change that. I
am a founding member and a project manager at Dalberg Data Insights where we
create tools to interpret data and unlock solutions in international
development, humanitarian action and social impact. This is the first effort
I am taking to address the technological and data gap in emerging markets.
My ambition is to support political leaders and development agencies with
better insights so that they can better target and plan development
programmes and assess the their impact.
ActionsI am making effort to create change with what I do professionally, as well as
outside of my job. At work, I am leading the execution of the projects in my
company. With my team, we are developing an epidemiological model for Zika
risk flows using mobility flows from telecom data. With such epidemiological
mode, we support health workers in Brazil to better target their actions in
eradicating Zika. In Uganda, we are developing application to address food
security, financial inclusion and urban mobility with the use of better
Besides my job, I am a member of the Global Shapers Community of the World
Economic Forum. In Brussels, we work on integration projects where we help
unemployed youth learn digital skills.
Lastly, we only create positive change when we love hat we do and have a
purpose. Only then, we look positively at the world and manage to inspire