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Supporting Ukraine’s tech workers


Eric Friedrichsen, the CEO of Emburse, a B2B software provider, has navigated risks and costs to meet the needs of their tech contractors based in Ukraine — like offering to relocate families, and funding housing costs for colleagues taking refuge in Poland. These choices haven’t come without obstacles. But the benefits are moral, communal, and quantifiable.


“While humanitarian aid organizations are intently focused on serving Ukraine’s refugees, individual businesses with direct ties to Ukraine face their own, often more intimate challenge — about how to help, who to help, and what role they should play.”