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International Women’s Day: Meet Susan Mashibe

  Susan Mashibe remembers the moment she decided to become a pilot. She was 4 years old in Kigoma, Tanzania. She stood holding hands with her grandmother, watching as her parents’ plane took off. “If I could fly that plane,” she thought, “they would not leave me behind ever again.” Susan can also tell you about […]

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Trestle Group Foundation & Credit Suisse Empower Tanzanian Women Entrepreneurs

The Trestle Group Foundation operates on the principle that empowering women entrepreneurs in emerging markets drives economic development, growth, and social progress. Our most recent partnership program in Tanzania illustrates first-hand the impact of working with women at every stage of the entrepreneurial journey. In connection with Equity Bank and Swisscontact, Trestle Group Foundation and […]

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Trestle Group Foundation Welcomes New Strategic Advisor Marcia Ayacaba

Zurich, Switzerland – 24 February 2014 – Trestle Group Foundation (TGF) today announced the addition of new strategic advisor Marcia Ayacaba to the Foundation’s team. “I am passionate about creating environments where business and people can thrive,” said Ayacaba. “Collaborating with the Foundation was an obvious step for me, she continued. “TGF programs comprise all […]

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Meet the Panelist: Liselotte Hägertz Engstam, HCL Vice President, Nordics

We’re pleased to introduce the sponsor representative of this year’s Annual Trestle Group Foundation Event at the Widder Hotel 18 September, Liselotte Hägertz Engstam, HCL Vice President of the Nordics. Liselotte is an international executive with passion for innovation and leadership. She is currently responsible for HCL’s business in the Nordics and has quickly established HCL […]

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