DISCOVER THE DREAM TEAM THAT MAKES THINGS HAPPEN

Empow’Her is a worldwide team of passionate spirits ! Our headquarters are located in Paris, but our operations are worldwide. Meet our dream team and reach out to us for any questions or ideas.

SOAZIG BARTHÉLEMY

FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR

With a true  passion for social business creation and women’s rights, Soazig founded Empow’Her in 2011 and is now focusing on establishing new operations worldwide as well as creating a sustainable future for the organisation and our partners

HANNAH PETTERSSON

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR

With an entrepreneurial background in organisations around Scandinavia, Hannah is now working on establishing European operations and boosting the possibility to thrive through communication and partnership development

ABDOUL CISSÉ

DIRECTOR EMPOW'HER NIGER

In charge of our newest operations in Niger is the man with the most positive energy and best laughter. Abdoul is in charge of managing the Hub and supervising the launch and development of our empowerment programs in Niger.

MARGAUX TEULIERE

INTERNATIONAL MANAGER

In charge of our international development, Margaux travels the world creating new projects as well as making sure all operations are gaining impact and becoming sustainable.

JOSÉPHINE PY

HEAD OF PROJECT (FRANCE)

With an interest in leadership and equality Joséphine is running our biggest project in France, Caravelle, empowering women social entrepreneurs through a 10 months leadership program.

JOSINA MENDY (ON MATERNITY LEAVE)

COMMUNICATION MANAGER

Communications expert, Josina wants to spread the word on women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship; she is in charge of all our corporate communications – internationally and nationally.

AQUILAS YAO

OFFICE MANAGER @ASSOYA

Eager to work and develop in social entreprises, for Aquilas, success is routed in motivation, discipline and perseverance. He is committed to guiding the youth during their personal development and thus contribute to the well being of society as a whole.

CHRISTINA RAISH

COMMUNICATION MANAGER

Inspired and raised by brave women, Christina is determined to play an active role in empowering more women around the globe. Her aim is to communicate the latest Empow’Her news and activities and invite more people to take part in the adventure.

PAOLA FARBER GARCIA

SERVICE CIVIQUE VOLUNTEER

Paola has a generous heart and a passion for women’s empowerment and equality. She is on a Service Civique mission and participates in raising awareness on equality and boosting our training programs for women entrepreneurs.

VALENTIN LERAT

CARAVELLE INTERN

Determined to advance gender equality and to engage more men in the process, Valentin is on a Service Civique mission and is participating in raising awareness amongst the young generation and our training programs for women entrepreneurs.

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OUR DREAM BOARD

JULIE ABBO

CHAIRWOMAN

Julie has been a part of Empow’Her since its creation in 2011 and is today working as a consultant in CSR. She’s passionate about impactful and meaningful projects.

RAPHAËLLE COUDIN

GENERAL SECRETARY

Product Manager at JobTeaser, Raphaëlle’s mission is to orient students and graduates in the beginning of their career. She has worked in digital startups and has knowledge on coding. For her, digital platforms are the route towards gender equality.

AUDREY JOUBERT

ADMINISTRATOR

Audrey works in Ivory Coast in the microfinance sector. She links us to the world of inclusive finance and digital innovation.

CAROLINE BOONE

ADMINISTRATOR

Based in the Ivory Coast, Caroline specializes in private sector financing in Africa. She is also part of a consulting firm dedicated to renewable energy projects in Africa. Passionate about female entrepreneurship and member of Empow’Her since its beginnings, she is now president of Assoya.

AUDREY JOUBERT

ADMINISTRATOR

Isabelle has solid expertise in designing, implementing and scaling inclusive programs. She supports the replication and scaling of projects with high social impact, by advising entrepreneurs and public and private decision-makers.

FANNY BERTHAUD

ADMINISTRATOR

Fanny, a strategical genius and a long-term planner, is today working as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group. She is an advocate for social impact.