Laura Espiau has been working in Mumbai as a Villgro Fellow 2012-2013. She did communications and partnership development with Biosense Technologies, and as the final part of the program she now collaborates directly with Villgro's communication team.
Before leaving for India, Laura was working for the local development agency of the City of Barcelona, were she designed and managed business internationalization programs like learning trips and public-private collaborative projects to support local SME's. Before that, she was involved with different communications and business development projects in the public and private sector in Spain, France and Germany.
Laura holds BAs in Economics (Development and International Economics) and Journalism from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), and she studied for one year at the Freie Universität Berlin.
Villgro Innovations Foundation is one of India’s oldest and foremost social enterprise incubators, supporting innovators and social entrepreneurs during their early stages of growth. Since 2001, Villgro has incubated 65 such enterprises, generated around 4000 jobs, secured Rs 200 million in follow-on funding, and touched over 5 million rural lives.
Great I look forward to it. How do I follow this work
NextBillion.net | Can Anything Good Come Out of Playing Poverty? · 14 hours ago
Let's connect via email to discuss. Here's mine:firstname.lastname@example.org
NextBillion.net | Can Anything Good Come Out of Playing Poverty? · 19 hours ago
Sure Shawn, how would I decline the privilege? Any theme you'd like me to tackle?
NextBillion.net | Can Anything Good Come Out of Playing Poverty? · 20 hours ago
Hey John. Thanks for the comment and sorry for the delay in reply. Yes, I agree. Poverty is a...
NextBillion.net | Can Anything Good Come Out of Playing Poverty? · 1 day ago
Got it Wilson. And, sorry for the delay in my reply. We have designed a web-based app that will...