Alice Nègre is an independent consultant working on different themes linked to the development of inclusive financial systems, especially microfinance and SME banking. With CGAP she takes part in improving funders' efficiency in the microfinance sector. In 2011, under the supervision of the Ministry of Finance and in coordination with other stakeholders, she wrote the national microfinance strategy for Tunisia. She also works for institutions such as IFC, AfDB, and PAMIGA in the microfinance and SME fields.
Before working as an independent consultant, Alice created and managed Planet Rating, a microfinance rating agency, from 1999 to 2005. From 2005 to 2008, Alice joined IFC to develop its SME banking diagnostic toolkit. Alice has had the opportunity to assess more than 150 microfinance institutions/banks around the world.