Ana Marie Cosme Valdez

Marie has over 24 years of extensive knowledge and experience in business consulting and IT implementation for corporate and non-profit organizations in the US, Asia, and Africa. Some of the very recent projects, amongst the myriad she has worked on, include, developing a digital transformation strategy for an MFI in Egypt, implementing a program to identify, assess, and select 50 early-stage FinTechs in both advanced and emerging countries, identifying and documenting technological tools and innovations for the humanitarian sector and exploring opportunities plus designing Digital Financial Services (DFS) along with digital infrastructure solutions for the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Marie has a MBA from the Asian Institute of Management and is fluent in English and Filipino.