Vittoria Franchini



Vittoria is a Manager at Kumi. Prior to joining Kumi, Vittoria worked for the Office of the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman, the International Finance Corporation (IFC)’s independent accountability mechanism. She carried out appraisals and audits of the environmental and social compliance of investments consistent with IFC’s Sustainability Policy and Performance Standards. Her experience includes conducting reviews and on-the-ground investigations of IFC’s environmental and social performance in Latin America and Africa, particularly in the mining, agribusiness, infrastructure and renewable energy sectors.

More recently, Vittoria was part of a core team leading the roll out of a new disaster risk reduction global program as part of the World Bank’s Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management practice.

An Italian and British national, Vittoria holds a BSc in Economics and Business Administration from Bocconi University and an MA in International Relations and International Economics from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. She is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Italian.

Outside of work, Vittoria likes to stay active by hiking, running and practicing yoga. But there is nothing she enjoys more than traveling and experiencing different cuisines from around the globe.