CO-FOUNDER & FINANCIAL DIRECTOR

Rosalie Berthier

Rosalie currently leads Synaps’ research on Lebanese macroeconomics. Born and raised in France, she holds a BA from Sciences-Po and a MSc in Sociology from the London School of Economics. She has lived in Egypt, Turkey and Lebanon, where she worked in both analysis and project incubation & management. She has advised or engineered crowd-funding campaigns and the development of business plans—an entrepreneurial bent she is keen to harness to Synaps.

      Lebanon's contortionist middle-class


      Grand Theft Lebanon


      Syria trends

      The run-up to the crisis


      Monetising Syrian refugees


      Lebanon’s toxic loans gamble


      The digital path to real citizenship in Lebanon


      Lebanon's taxation smokescreen


      How the Lebanese economy cannibalizes itself


      Du sucre pour le Liban diabétique

      Le coûteux refinancement de la dette libanaise


      Abracada...broke

      Lebanon's banking on magic


      The Lebanese warfare state


      The Syrian aid regime that needed help

      Touching the ground


      The fabric of Lebanese resilience