Kiva Fellows 18th Class
Originally from Geneva, Switzerland, Raphael attended Tufts University, where he was first exposed to microfinance through courses at the Fletcher School, and graduated with a degree in Quantitative Economics. Since obtaining his degree, Raphael has applied his passion for problem-solving through positions in economic consulting and marketing analytics. He is particularly excited to explore opportunities for the integration of technology and analytics in economic development. Through the Kiva Fellowship Raphael hopes to develop a greater understanding of the challenges and opportunities in developing economies. After completing his placement, Raphael will be attending INSEAD for his MBA.