Ingrid is the founder of Partnership for Change, focusing on empowering women and youth, through education, job creation, business development, and not least developing enabling surroundings for women. PfC is active in Myanmar and Ethiopia. Through a series of annual conferences from 2011 through 2015, PfC introduced international thought leaders and initiatives for social change, such as Acumen, Ashoka, and EVPA to the Norwegian community.
She serves at the board of a number of organizations promoting social change, developing sustainable business, and meeting climate challenges.
With a MSc from the Norwegian School of Economics, and an MBA from UC Berkeley, a background from strategic management consulting and VC, she has focused entirely on social business and venture philanthropy for the past 30 years, establishing and supporting a number of philanthropic initiatives and social entreprises in Norway and internationally. .
04 Jun 2018
Read session notes here. Session Description Women in Asia are on average 70% less likely than men to be in the labor force, and this gap persists despite economic growth, decreasing fertility rates, and increasing education. This plenary will examine…Read More