Driving Economic Opportunity, Growth and Social Progress.
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 […]Read Post
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 […]Read Post
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 […]Read Post
This is the 200-acre mango orchard in Tanzania’s coastal Mkuranga District where most of Fatma Riyami‘s NatureRipe Kilimanjaro mangoes are grown. It started as a family getaway spot where she and her husband would go with their four kids. The mangoes started as a family hobby; Fatma’s background is in finance. Then in 2000 the […]Read Post