Chief Programs Officer
Isadora Bigourdan, lawyer and Senior Investment Oﬃcer, is the Head of Programs at Digital Africa. After 15 years of experience in structuring and ﬁnancing societal innovation projects, notably for the Agence Française de Développement group, she has chosen to develop mentoring and acceleration programs. These include investment preparation for entrepreneurs developing digital solutions for the real economy, with a focus on the deployment of learning communities. For example, she created and developed the Social & Inclusive Business Camp, an investment preparation program for entrepreneurs developing projects for the real economy in Africa. As a lawyer Isadora graduated from Sciences Po Paris in international affairs and from the Autonomous University of Barcelona in international law. She also holds a degree in engineering and design of hybrid training from the University of Rennes II.