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Elodie Parent

Elodie Parent


Elodie Parent is in charge of the training and animation of the community of innovation facilitators at the French Development Agency as well as the Innovation Campus with AFD Group partners. Her rich career includes a few key steps. In 2001, it was at the UN headquarters in the Office of the High Representative of the Least Developed Countries that her interest in societal issues took root. In 2004, she joined the AFD as responsible for the development of the microfinance activity in Morocco. From 2007 to 2013, she was Senior Account Executive at Proparco, the AFD Group subsidiary that finances the private sector. As head of the microfinance unit, Elodie then conducts capital, debt and guarantee investment operations for microfinance institutions. During these years, this intrapreneur, was at the origin of the development of innovations in particular, on the Social Business. Since 2013, she is a trainer in Leadership and Innovation and is a certified Rapid Transformational Coach. Elodie is a member of International Coach Federation. She combines her skills as a pedagogical engineer with those of hypno-coach to build transformational learning processes that she transmits in order to empower individuals on the path to unlocking their potential. Since 2013, she has accompanied more than 1000 people from 50 different countries.


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