Tessy Antony de Nassau is the Founder of Finding Butterflies Consultancy Ltd., with such clients as Montessori St. Nicholas Group in the UK, Vodafone Foundation Luxembourg, KPMG New Zealand, and Nexus. An advocate for education, she is an appointed associate at LSEideas at the London School of Economics and oversees a Foundation, Professors Without Borders, that brings global expertise to the doorsteps of students worldwide. Tessy is committed to strengthening basic human rights for all and empowering young women and adolescent girls in advancement of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. She is an ambassador for UNAIDS (Global Advocate for Young Women and Adolescent Girls) and is the patron to UNA-UK. She spent five years in the Luxembourg military, during which she was deployed in Kosovo as a peacekeeper and the only woman of her draft. Tessy has been bestowed the Dame Grand Cross of Order of Adolphe of Nassau from HRH Grand Duc Henri of Luxembourg and received her Honorary Doctorate for her global education work by the Paris College of Arts. Tessy has been awarded the Woman of the Decade award from the Women Economic Forum, the Humanities medal for spreading humanistic ideas worldwide, the Global Empowerment Award for her work in Africa, and “Leader of the Year 2019” by the Leadership Academy in Luxembourg.
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