Jessica Osborn

Program Director, Strive Community

"What I like about my job is bringing together the smartest minds in the industry to try to make digital transformation work for everyone. Coming from a product and commercial background, I thrive on exploring the most innovative digital and data first solutions to promoting equitable and inclusive growth."

Jessica is Program Director of Strive Community, a global initiative launched by the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth and Caribou Digital to support the resilience and growth of five million small businesses around the world. Previously, Jessica managed the Mastercard Foundation Learning Partnership, working on topics such as Platform Livelihoods, Platform-Led Upskilling and financial inclusion. Prior to joining Caribou Digital, Jessica was a Product Manager at Alphabet in the UK; Commercial Manager at Google in Kenya; Mobile Financial Services Product Manager at Millicom Ghana; and Program Director for Grameen Foundation in Ghana and Uganda. Jessica holds a First Class Honors degree in Politics & Economics from the University of Durham, UK.

Email them at: jess@cariboudigital.net

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