Christine Souffrant

Christine Souffrant is the Founder of Vendedy (a mobile network connecting global travellers to street vendors of developing countries) and Managing Director of Startup Grind Dubai, which is powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, interviewing leading CEO’s and startup influencers in the Middle East & Silicon Valley. She is a globally recognised speaker and a Haitian American entrepreneur with 7 years of business management experience across 30+ countries. She regularly speaks on leadership, disruptive entrepreneurship and the social impact of innovation. She is looking forward to speaking at the 2016 FRA Fundamental Rights Forum to engage participants in a conversation about the state of the world's 2 billion street vendors and their influence on society and the economy.