Jessica Bezolles is the CEO & Founder of AUGEO Africa, a Social Business specialized in development, implementation and funding of sustainable projects tailored to the specific needs of African governments. Previously, she served as Investment Director in a start-up involved in development projects in Africa (mainly Congo-Brazaville). Ms. Bezolles held a variety of finance positions, including Capital Market Specialist at KPMG, Investment Officer of Proparco (part of the French Development Agency) and Algorithmic Trader within BNPParibas. She holds a Master’s degree in Finance from the Sorbonne University and has been enrolled in the HEC Social Business Program. She also spent a year at the University of La Pacifico (Peru) studying Latin American development theories.