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Blandine Chantepie-Kari

International and ENRICH Program Manager

Blandine Chantepie-Kari, an international strategist with 15+ years of experience, specializes in international trade, Foreign Direct Investment attraction programs for startups and SMEs, and ecosystem building.

As Program Manager, International Programs at Temple Small Business Development Center (SBDC), Blandine manages the EU-funded ENRICH in the USA program and the International Incubator. In March 2022, she launched the first Temple SBDC International Business Bootcamp (IB2) supported by Temple’s Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER). As a grant writer, Blandine has created and directed different governmental-funded transatlantic programs.

Blandine received a Master’s degree in Economics, majoring in International Business. She is NASBITE Certified Global Business Professional and Growthwheel Certified Business Advisor. She serves on the boards of directors of the French American Chamber of Commerce, Philadelphia Chapter, and ENRICH Global.