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Alexa Roscoe, Disruptive Technologies Lead, Gender and Economic Inclusion Group, IFC

Alexa Roscoe

Disruptive Technologies Lead, Gender and Economic Inclusion Group, IFC

Alexa serves as Disruptive Technologies Lead at the International Finance Corporation, where she leads a team advising the private sector on how disruptive technologies can open new opportunities around the world. Recent work has focused on initiatives like #Digital2Equal and #DrivingEquality, which use technology to close gender gaps in emerging markets.  She also serves as a high-level appointee to the ITU #GenerationConnect Advisory Board. Alexa writes frequently on inclusive innovation and is a contributor to sites like The Guardian, The Stanford Social Innovation Review, and The Council for Foreign Relations. She holds a MSc Human Rights from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and an MBA from the University of Oxford.