Melissa Tickle is the Senior Impact & ESG Analyst at TriLinc Global where she is responsible for supporting the impact and sustainability-related activities of the Company and its affiliates.
Melissa joined TriLinc Global after working for an impact investment fund manager based in Costa Rica that focused on lending to, and implementing technical assistance facilities for, microfinance institutions throughout Latin America. There, Melissa was responsible for conducting industry and country research and developing analyses for a new investment fund targeting SMEs in the region. Prior to that, Melissa was an intern on the partnerships team at Kiva, an online platform that connects lenders to entrepreneurs, where she provided monitoring and operational support for partner microfinance institutions.
Melissa graduated from Lehigh University with a B.A. in Economics and International Relations and a minor in Spanish. Melissa is fluent in Spanish.