August 12 at 5:50 pm EDT
In September 2008, Iris Liang ’07 took a major step of faith, left the investment banking world in New York City, and moved to Dallas to launch Videre. In April 2009, Iris went to South Sudan to start Videre’s first microfinance pilot site and in July 2010, traveled to northern Ghana to explore Videre’s second pilot. She served as Videre’s Executive Director for the first 3.5 years of Videre’s startup. Prior to Videre, Iris worked in private equity fundraising for UBS Investment Bank in New York City. Iris attended Cornell University, where she received a bachelors of science in Applied Economics and Management.
This event is co-sponsored by Chesterton House and COAH.