Born in Côte d’Ivoire and raised in Tanzania and the Netherlands, Anaelle strives to use her connection between the Netherlands and Africa as a source of empowerment. Joining the NABC as a Junior Marketing and Communication Coordinator, Anaelle combines her passion for empowering the African continent, together with her experience in media and communication.
Prior to joining the team, Anaelle was a freelance social media and content writing specialist and worked on consulting projects in which she advised start-ups in emerging economies on their marketing and communication strategies.
Anaelle has a BSc in communication and media and a MA in media and business. As Anaelle conducted her MA thesis on entrepreneurship in emerging economies, she believes private sector development is the key to ensuring sustainable economic development of the African continent. Within the NABC and the marketing team, she is able to contribute to this by supporting the different NABC initiatives.