Vanessa Erogbogbo is Chief, Sustainable and Inclusive Value Chains section at the International Trade Centre. She has over 20 years of experience in private sector development with a focus on women’s economic empowerment and SME finance, having worked in both international development and the private sector.
She oversees ITC’s work on green growth including the Trade for Sustainable Development and SheTrades portfolios. She previously held positions at the International Finance Corporation, Standard Chartered Bank, and as an entrepreneur.
Vanessa is a member of the United Nations Global Compact expert network, an advisory group that provides strategic advice to the prioritization and implementation of the UN Global Compact programmatic activities. She is also a member of the ISEAL Stakeholder Council.
She holds an MBA from the London Business School, and MSc Information Technology and B.Eng Hons in Civil Engineering from Loughborough University, UK.