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We are a dynamic group of multicultural individuals with a passion for making a positive impact. We provide expert services to our clients, with a strong focus on global policy issues and engagement with international organizations.

The Emerging team is multicultural:

  • 11 languages spoken fluently: Arabic, English, French, Italian, Kikuyu, Low German, Luhya, Meru, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swahili.
  • 11 nationalities: American, Australian, Brazilian, British, Canadian, French, Guyanese, Italian, Kenyan, Lebanese and Tanzanian.
  • Extensive travels and living abroad

Emerging’s team is based globally to provide 24-hour coverage of international issues.

Robynne Anderson

President of Emerging Ag Inc.

Bibi Ally

Vice President, Multilateral Affairs

Calvin Bakelaar

Visual Design Strategist

Brian Baldwin

Development & Policy Advisor

Natasha Bean-Smith

Operations and HR Manager

Isabelle Coche

Chief Policy Officer

Sara Cohen

Chief Financial Officer

Wayne Dredge

Special Advisor

Sophie Goudard

Director, Operations

Tamsin Hibbert

Director, Communications

Liz Hiebert

Accounting & Bookkeeping Specialist

Stefanie Hyde

Vice President, Communications

Zaira Lanna

Director, Strategy

Katrina Malanga

Project Coordinator

Demas Mugambi

Visual Design Strategist

Mumbi Munene

Vice President, Policy

Lufingo Mwamakamba

Director, Stakeholder Engagement

Joyce Najm

Communications Officer

Rosemary Navarrete

Director, Stakeholder Engagement

Eva Nelson

Policy Officer

Fabio Niespolo

Director, Public Affairs

Francesca Romana Nuccitelli

Partnership and Events Coordinator

Chloe Raitt

Events Coordinator

Ashleigh Schoonderbeek

Operations Strategist

Irina Wandera

Policy Manager

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