Yardenne Assa Maor is an entrepreneur, impact investor, and emerging market expert with over 10 years of experience in a wide range of areas from social entrepreneurship to technology. She has co-founded a venture capital firm specializing in seed & late-tech investments in Sub-Saharan Africa; is part of a management team in charge of an Impact Investment Fund with over $350M in investments; and is a regular speaker at high-level conferences like the World Economic Forum held annually in Davos, Switzerland and the South by Southwest Interactive Festival (SXSW). Prior to joining the impact investing world, Maor worked in the Edu-tech world as a Co-founder & CEO of ‘Here & Now,’ a social initiative that creates equal opportunities for children from disadvantaged groups. Her actions resulted in the adoption of the program by some of the largest municipal schools in Israel. Maor holds a B.A. in Psychology and Business Management.