Jessica, alongside Annabel, leads FIDA’s overall strategy, as well as engaging in partner management and research. Prior to joining FIDA, Jessica worked in tech in Africa for over 12 years as Product Manager for the IOT company Nest; Commercial and Business Operations Director for Digital Financial Services at Google in Nairobi; Commercial Manager for Financial Services at Millicom Ghana; and Program Director for Grameen Foundation in Ghana and Uganda. Jessica has also consulted for private and development sector clients across the continent. Jessica holds a first class honors degree in Politics and Economics from the University of Durham, UK. She is based in Mozambique.