Arielle has over eight years of international community development experience working with non-profits and for-profit social enterprises in the USA, Kenya and India. She has experience in consulting, fundraising, business development and capacity development for social enterprises. Arielle is currently building out Intellecap’s virtual pre-incubation platform, StartupWave for East Africa and supports their enterprise initiatives, partnership-building and investment matchmaking. She also manages relationships with donors and investors, large multinational corporations and incubators. She has successfully built forward linkages for enterprises through structured mentoring and capacity building programme development. Previously, Arielle was the Africa work stream lead for Sankalp Forum where she was responsible for identifying, onboarding and managing partners for Sankalp Africa.