Ms. Angela Homsi tell us that Our societies are defined by us, not a rule of nature. The current systems we live in were built for a different time, and different pace of progress. Today, we have the tools, technology, and education to take a leap forward, and reformat it to fit what we want our future to look like. Can we augment the hearts and minds of our world towards a more modern, inclusive, and safe society? Time to choose another way.
Angela Homsi is an international tech investor and sustainability expert, with experience spanning trading and capital markets, entrepreneurship in emerging markets, sustainable investing, impact finance, disruptive tech and innovation, and conflict resolution.
She currently focuses on emerging economies, with a particular focus on Africa, the Middle-East and South-East Asia. She co-founded Ignite Solar and Angaza Capital to respectively deploy and invest in innovation that solves unmet needs at a large |43b77fe3ec0591a4ea0823693d3f77e0| in emerging markets. She particularly focuses on where distributed technologies can leapfrog old models of infrastructure, such as in renewable energy, agritech, medical diagnostics, digital health, and inclusive finance sectors. She is also an investment committee member for Microvest, an investment fund with companies serving 5 million micro, small and medium-sized businesses in LDCs.
She also worked in Development Finance in the Middle-East alongside Sir Ronald Cohen. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx
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