South Africa is one of the participant countries in the Nudge Global Leadership Challenge 2015 thanks to the Country Support Partnership with FMO.
FMO is the Dutch development bank which has invested in the private sector in developing countries and emerging markets for more than 45 years. Their mission is to empower entrepreneurs to build a better world. FMO invests in sectors where their contribution can have the highest long-term impact: financial institutions, energy and agribusiness. With an investment portfolio of EUR 8 billion spanning over 85 countries, FMO is one of the larger bilateral private sector development banks globally.
Eveline Allon-van Veelen, Director of HR, FMO shared her thoughts on the partnership between Nudge and FMO:
“FMO is happy to be participating in the Nudge Global Leadership Challenge again. It is an exciting platform to showcase FMO’s talent, and also that of our applicants from South Africa. We have been very impressed with the quality of the ideas of our applications, and are sure that all of the participants will have a great impact in the area of sustainability.”