Stéphanie Émond leads FinDev Canada’s technical assistance stream, fostering partnerships with investors and donors to build impactful and sustainable businesses in challenging environments.
Prior to this, Stéphanie served as the Executive Director of FINCA Canada, a Canadian charitable organization with the mission to alleviate poverty through lasting solutions that help people – women in particular – build assets, create jobs, and raise their standard of living.
Prior to joining FINCA, she worked as a management consultant with Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, on business and strategic planning, market analysis and marketing strategies, and for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA – now Global Affairs Canada) as an economic advisor focusing on private sector development and financial inclusion. Prior to that, Stephanie worked with FINCA Peru, a Peruvian microfinance institution, and for Newad, a Canadian place-based media company, as Director of Marketing.
She holds a MBA from HEC Montreal.