OUR GREAT MANIFESTO
OUR GREAT VALUES
When you give before getting and mostly when you give with love, everything is excellent!
Do what you love and laughs all-day-long !
What you’re doing is for a cause much bigger than yourself and is dedicated to building a better future
Walk the walk and be the incarnation of what you believe in
Just dare it!
THE GREAT WAY
The Great Village is the perfect match between the power of the digital world and the crucial human connection IRL (In Real Life):
- A digital platform where bold individuals meet and exchange their resources (skills, tools, contacts, expertise..) to skyrocket engaged entrepreneurs to success
- Improbable encounters that create unexpected matches during immersive and transforming experiences
THE GREAT FOUNDERS
Adventuress / Great Vibes Only / Respectful Rebel
Maud has spent the last decade moving up Thales' corporate ladder.
She recently led the successful development of 'Take Off', an internal startup dedicated to supporting Thales' employees in their quest to finding their dream job in the firm, connecting talents based on values and common objectives.Prior to this role, she was involved in the implementation of the Group transverse Digital initiatives and supported the execution of the Global Business Units digital transformation by making experimentation the norm.
She also led the 'Digital Transformation in Business Development' to drive enhanced customer engagement and understanding while building Thales’ International network for 8 years all around Asia, including launching and developing the Thales India office.
Maud has had the honor to join the Earthship Sisters, a leadership program for 14 women designed to change the future of our planet.She wrote a professional thesis on "the development of executive women career's internationally" after her Post graduate degree at Hong Kong Baptiste University.
Serial-entrepreneur / Multicultural & Global Citizen / Dreamer & Darer
Fatou is currently the Co-Founder & Chief Growth Officer at The Great Village and the Co-Founder at WingsUp.
Fatou has spent the last decade as an expatriate in Asia Pacific and has moved back to Paris late 2018 to launch her startup, The Great Village.
Fatou is also a registered Global Trade Expert and Speaker for the United Nations.Previously Fatou was the National Lead for KPMG Australia’ Trade & investment service line focused on assisting Australian SMEs in their International expansion. She designed a digital platform, “Go Global”, which facilitated the firm’s delivery of export related advisory to SMEs. Prior to this, Fatou spent four years in Singapore as a Key Account Manager for Moleac, a biopharmaceutical company, where she recruited and managed international distributors across APAC, Middle East and Africa.Fatou's time in Singapore also provided her the opportunity to successfully launch and manage her own creative event agency.
Further to this portfolio of international roles, Fatou has worked for Thales Avionics in France, handling International sales and also managing relationships with key client accounts.