Founder and managing director
Aida Bakri, of Ethiopian and Swiss origin, is a global citizen and social entrepreneur. Founder and managing director of ADS Insight, her boutique consultancy supports innovation-oriented organizations in Advocacy, Dialogue and Sustainability. ADS helps navigate and engage in the EU’s policies and funding mechanisms, particularly in sustainable transport, climate resilience, agri-food systems, health and circular economy. ADS recently launched a webinar series on Sustainability Matters. Aida is a TEDxULB speaker, a strong advocate for women’s financial inclusion, access to finance and technology. She is a co-Founder of the non-for-profit LadyAgri Impact Investment Hub and has a blog entitled The Power to Empower Sustainability Series. Aida is a 2019 Vital Voices Global Partnership mentee, an expert judge and trainer for the Vital Voices WE Empower UN SDG Challenge.