Our Mission

A next-generation non-profit that is exponentially more efficient at delivering scalable and verified sexual reproductive health impact for sub-Saharan African youth

Founded in 2014, Triggerise currently works in six sub-Saharan countries. We are rapidly expanding, creating positive impact at scale wherever we go

Our Vision

A world where all youth have the power to choose where, when, and how they meet their sexual reproductive health needs

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Explore where our offices and on-the-ground teams are working to trigger change for good

  • Project
  • Operations
  • Office
  • Office & Operation

We have operations in six sub-Saharan African countries, and offices in Amsterdam, Nairobi, Addis Ababa, Cape Town, and Porto

We are Triggerise

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170 brilliant strong people

14 cities we call home

+10 different mother tongues

8 years of making change for good

1 shared goal

Supervisory Board

The Triggerise Supervisory Board helps fulfil our mission by providing guidance and oversight. It comprises highly accomplished professionals who donate their time and share their expertise in delivering impact at scale using technology and innovation.

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Phinah Kodisang (Chair)

Johannesburg, South Africa

Phinah is the CEO of Soul City Institute. She has over 15 years of experience in the field of sexual and reproductive health and champions strategic and innovative development and management of programmes aimed at youth.

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Anna Hakobyan (Advisor)

London, UK

Anna is the Children Investment Fund Foundation's Chief Impact Officer. She oversees evidence generation and application to inform and assess CIFF’s portfolio of investments in areas of health, nutrition, education and climate change.

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Werner Strydom

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Werner heads up the Advanced Technology & Innovation Unit within the Office of the CTO at Irdeto. He has 30 years of experience in the field of cybersecurity and leads software development, technology research, and innovation teams.

Board of Directors

Our Directors lead Triggerise - setting its vision, shaping its strategy, managing its operations and inspiring its people.

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Benoit Renard

Director of Triggerise Stichting, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Co-founder

Cape Town, South Africa

Benoit co-founded Triggerise in 2014. He has a background in Marketing, having worked for nonprofit and for-profit organisations in France and Africa. He manages and oversees operations, leading the development of all the Triggerise ecosystems.

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Serah Malaba

Chief Impact Officer at Triggerise

Nairobi, Kenya

Serah is a seasoned leader in public health with a consistent record planning and executing ambitious initiatives across Africa. As our Chief Impact Officer, Serah is responsible for delivering impact across Triggerise's operational markets.

Our People

Our people and their commitment to our vision move us forward every day. Here are some of the faces that are working hard behind the scenes to create big impact.

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Thera

Chief People Officer

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Hildah

Research & Analytics Director

Nairobi, Kenya

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Marylou

Strategy and Innovation Director

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Siphesihle

Platform Marketing Director

Johannesburg, South Africa

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Nelson

Chief Technology Officer

Cape Town, South Africa

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Nathalie-Ann

Deputy Chief Impact Officer

Nairobi, Kenya

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Hameline

Chief Finance Officer

Cape Town, South Africa

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Akshar

Engineering Manager

Cape Town, South Africa

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Leah

Country Director - Kenya

Nairobi, Kenya

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Joana

Product Manager

Porto, Portugal

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Daiane

Recruitment Team Coordinator

Lisbon, Portugal

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Netsy

Country Director – Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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