Join the Rural Outreach and Innovation Talk on September 19th
Effective cooperation through tailor-made electronic tools & telecommunication
Tuesday, September 19 at 10:30 CET.
Join Dr. Birgit Galemann, an independent consultant for financial systems and institutions development, as she shares her experiences of using new methods of communication to facilitate more effective engagement with partners based around the world. Focusing on a recent project based in Uganda, Birgit will provide insights into establishing long-term, valuable relationships without the need for a continuous on-site presence.
About Birgit Galemann
Birgit has served as an advisor to microfinance institutions in rural Uganda since 1994. In 2007, she became an independent consultant developing tailor-made quantitative management tools for microfinance banks and SACCOs based in a variety of countries.
Prior to concentrating on microfinance, Birgit gained 13 years of experience in international finance through working in risk management while being based in New York, London, and Frankfurt. Birgit holds a diploma in mathematics and economics from Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, and a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA.
More about Birgit’s work can be found on her website: International Finance Development (IFD).