With the sustained growth of Pearlfisher in the United States, Angela Hariche has been appointed to the newly established role of Managing Director of Pearlfisher New York.

Working alongside Mike Branson, Founding Partner & CEO, Angela will assume the day-to-day management, growth and development of the New York studio. The establishment of this dedicated Managing Director role is part of an overall development of roles as we continue to grow across America and our expanded international network.

A progressive, highly skilled and award-winning business leader, Angela is an international development expert with over 17 years experience. She has led teams and managed innovative social and environmental policies and programs on a global scale for a diverse range of groups, organizations and cultures. These include the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, United Nations, Hilton, Ford and MasterCard Foundations, Foundation Center and the US State Department. Her experience working for two years in the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations in Liberia counted as one of the most challenging and rewarding to date along with her work for women farmers in South Asia. Amongst her many credits is a 2016 D&AD Pencil for mFish – a digital platform that helps improve the livelihoods of fishermen in Indonesia.