Head of the Social Business Unit at Fondazione ACRA (http://www.acra.it/) and in the Investment Committee of Opes Impact Fund (http://www.opesfund.eu). Francesca has a long experience in the international cooperation field (microfinance and economic development) and in the investment banking sector. She worked in Kenya, the Philippines, Cambodia, Sudan and Italy. She has worked with banks and multilateral organizations (UNDP, Asian Development Bank, Deutsche Bank) and international NGOs (Save the Children, World Vision). She has coordinated the overall effort of the SEWF2015 in Italy.Francesca has a degree in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan and holds a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics.