Ariela Alpert

Alpert Ariela
Organisation: Innovations for Poverty Action

Ariela Alpert is the Initiative Associate with Innovations for Poverty Action’s Small & Medium Enterprise Initiative, based in New Haven, CT. She helps manage the Initiative’s Competitive Research Fund on Entrepreneurship and SME Growth and supports the Initiative’s communications and outreach efforts. Prior to joining IPA, Ariela worked for Chemonics International in Washington, DC supporting agriculture and civil society strengthening projects in East Africa. She also previously spent a year at the Agahozo-Shalom Youth Village in Rwanda, where she served as the International Coordinator and taught entrepreneurship and business development courses. She holds a BA in Economics from Brandeis University.