Ella manages the HERfinance Digital Wages program, in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The program supports ready made garment factories to digitize wage payments for 150,000 workers—mainly women—in Bangladesh and India.
Before joining BSR, Ella was partnership manager on CARE International UK’s private-sector engagement team, working closely with companies including Barclays, Mondelez International, and GSK to develop mutually beneficial partnerships and deliver business and social impact, with a focus on women’s economic empowerment and financial inclusion. Ella also spent three years as a VSO fundraising advisor in India working for grassroots disability and rural development organizations.
Ella holds a Master’s in Development Studies from Birkbeck, University of London.
Insights From Ella Moffat
- What If All Garment Workers in Bangladesh Were Financially Included? | Jan 19, 2022 | Blog
- Within Reach: How Digital Wages That Work for Women Can Support Bangladesh’s Economic Future | Oct 21, 2021 | Reports
- Digitizing for Inclusion: Insights from Wage Digitization in the Garment Sector | Sep 17, 2020 | Reports
- Women in Supply Chains: On the Frontlines of COVID-19’s Impact | Apr 20, 2020 | Blog