Caroline is an international expert on the contributions that business makes to development. She facilitates and analyzes inclusive business – commercially sound business that tangibly involves people at the base of the pyramid. Caroline has been responsible for tracking results and drawing out lessons from inclusive business portfolios that span hundreds of businesses in Africa and Asia. She is also Results Director of Connect to Grow, and Founder Director of Ashley Insight Ltd.
Blogs by this Author
Published on Wednesday, 29 June 2016
When risk mitigation processes are put in place, inclusive business deals are no more risky than other investments – it’s is just a different kind of risk.
Published on Wednesday, 22 June 2016
Development finance institutions can support inclusive business, but mainly as brokers to build an enabling environment for companies that want to provide profitable, long-term solutions to serve the needs of the poor.