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Christine Prefontaine

  • Strategy & Leadership
  • Design Research
  • Human-Centered Design Facilitation & Training

With 17 years of experience in international development — mostly in information and communication technologies, health, governance, civil society, and private sector development — Christine is a multidisciplinary leader working at the intersection of human-centered design, research, facilitation, and capacity-building.

Prior to founding Loup, Christine spent two years working with the World Bank Group, serving as an HCD advisor for the IFC’s Gender Secretariat, providing research and open innovation advisory services for the World Bank Innovation Labs, and supporting Leadership & Learning initiatives. Working with the Mozilla Foundation, Christine co-invented StoryEngine.io, an open research methodology that powers organizational engagement and feedback loops, informing innovation and learning over the long term.

Christine is trained in public communication, has long been obsessed with good design and participatory approaches, and seeks to cultivate empathy and unpack assumptions in all of her work.

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