Nitida is a Venture Director at Rippleworks, a foundation that supports scaling social ventures. She works to identify the most impactful social ventures in the world to drive the growth of Rippleworks’ projects portfolio and expanding the business performance of these ventures. Previous to Rippleworks, she worked in global health and water and sanitation in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia with non-profits and corporates. In a previous life, she was an operations professional at several multinationals across healthcare, energy, and food.
As a child of immigrants, she was drawn to UpGlo’s mission. She was born and raised in Chicago and has lived and worked in Asia, Europe, and Africa.