Erika is a Director at xchange, the Philippine-based social incubator that works with early stage social enterprises. Previously, she was Managing Director of Hapinoy, a social enterprise working directly with women micro-entrepreneurs to grow their small village shops through training and education, access to capital, and new business opportunities. She was also Director for Asia Pacific of World Youth Alliance, a UN-affiliated youth organization based in New York, focused on development. Erika’s first job was as Senior Strategy Manager for k2interactive, a Manila-based boutique strategy and communications firm, handling key accounts in the FMCG, banking, real estate and logistics industries.