Rebeca Rocha

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Brazil

Brazil Chapter Coordinator, Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE)
São Paulo, Brazil

Rebeca Rocha is the Brazil Chapter Coordinator of the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE), a global network of innovative organizations that propel entrepreneurship in emerging markets. The network’s members provide critical financing and business support services to small and growing businesses (SGBs) that create significant economic, environmental and social impacts in developing countries. ANDE’s 160 plus members have operations in 150 emerging market countries.

Prior to joining ANDE, she worked in a social business start-up focused on developing innovative trading solutions for the agricultural and food markets in Brazil. She also coordinated the External Relations area of AIESEC in Brazil, a global organization dedicated to developing youth leadership and has spent time working as a journalist in Egypt. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the Catholic University of Pernambuco and is originally from Recife in northeastern Brazil.