Navigating the Cost of Social Entrepreneurship

October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020

1:00 PM To 2:00 PM

Online Only


Event Description

Join us and experienced intrapreneur Audrey Philippot to learn how to make your social mission an asset to your business.

Social entrepreneurs have the added challenge of balancing staying true to their mission with their need to adapt and convince investors of their business plan. Join us for an exclusive conversation with experienced intrapreneur Audrey Philippot to learn more about how to make your social mission an asset to your business.

Audrey Philippot will be discussing her professional trajectory, advice for achieving profitability as a social impact startup, and her perspective on how businesses, governments, and non-profits can work together to achieve global solutions. Learn more about her work with social impact enterprise Dimagi at and listen to her HAE Invites podcast as you prepare questions for the session.

About Audrey Philippot

Audrey Philippot is the Managing Director of Dimagi’s SaaS (Software as a Service) Division, which she created 4 years ago, as an intrapreneur. Dimagi is a social enterprise that specializes in developing technology solutions to support underserved populations. Before joining Dimagi, Audrey had spent more than a decade working in strategy and business management in the for-profit sector – including as a consultant at McKinsey & Company and as a strategy team lead within LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy), the French luxury group. She also worked for the World Bank and for several non-profits in developing countries. Audrey holds a Masters in Business Administration from HEC Paris, a business school in France, and a Masters of Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School.

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Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs

About the Organizers

Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs is a 501(c)3 organization, with mission to promote entrepreneurship among alumni of all fifteen Harvard schools. We bring alumni together through events in various parts of the world.

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