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Dr. Simon Winter

Senior Vice President Development

TechnoServe Inc

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TechnoServe Inc

1120 19th Street, NW Suite 800

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia 20036

United States

Company Description

TechnoServe is a leader in harnessing the power of the private sector to help people lift themselves out of poverty. A nonprofit organization operating in 29 countries, we work with enterprising men and women in the developing world to build competitive f ... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Board Member
Root Capital

Advisory Committee Member of the Initiative for Smallholder Finance and A Member of the Transformation Leaders Network
World Economic Forum

Senior Fellow, Mossvar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Harvard Medical School

Founding Executive Committee Member
Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs

Member, Advisory Board
Next Billion

Board Member
East African Leadership Initiative Foundation

Member of the Advisory Board On Transformational Partnerships
The German Marshall Fund of the United States

Founding Executive Committee Member
ANDE

Member
Transatlantic Experts Group

Senior Fellow
Harvard University

Strategic Advisory Board Member
Esoko

Education

Ph.D.

development economics

School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London

PhD

Economics

SOAS

PhD

economics

London University's School of Oriental and African Studies

bachelor's degree

economics

Bristol University

master's degree

development economics

University of East Anglia

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Our Team | Root Capital

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Simon Winter SVP Development, TechnoServe Inc.

As TechnoServe's Senior Vice President of Development, Simon is responsible for leading and managing strategy and strategic planning, knowledge management, thought leadership and program development. He is also responsible for managing and incubating innovative programs, such as access to finance for small- and medium-sized businesses. Previously he was TechnoServe's regional director for Africa. He joined TechnoServe in 2003.
Before joining TechnoServe, Simon acquired business advisory and strategic skills as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company, where he co-led the firm's international development practice. Prior to that, he learned about practical development solutions while working as an economic planner for the Botswana government and a development consultant in southern Africa. He also worked in finance and banking with Barclays Bank plc in the United Kingdom, Côte d'Ivoire and Australia.
Simon is a founding Executive Committee member of the Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE), a member of the Advisory Board of NextBillion.net, and Board Member of the East African Leadership Initiative Foundation. He holds a Ph.D. in development economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London, a master's degree in development economics from the University of East Anglia and a bachelor's degree in economics from Bristol University. Simon is a native of the U.K.


Senior Staff | TechnoServe - Business Solutions to Poverty

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Simon Winter Senior Vice President, Development Simon Winter, who previously led TechnoServe's Africa operations, has more than 20 years of economic development experience in both the private and public sectors. He has worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company in South Africa, and as an independent development consultant. He was also Head of Planning for the Ministry of Works, Transport and Communications in Botswana. He started his professional career in corporate retail banking at Barclays Bank PLC. Winter has a PhD in economics from London University's School of Oriental and African Studies, a master's degree in development economics from the University of East Anglia, and a bachelor's degree in economics from Bristol University. In addition to his role at TechnoServe, Winter is also a founding Executive Committee member of ANDE - the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs.


SPEAKERS | Young Africa Works

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Dr. Simon Winter Senior Vice President of Development, TechnoServe; Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School


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Dr. Simon Winter Senior Vice President of Development, TechnoServe; Senior Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School Dr. Simon Winter is TechnoServe's Senior Vice President of Development responsible for leading strategy, thought leadership, program development and for promoting scaling and replication of successful development solutions. He was an economic planner for the Botswana government, and a development consultant in Southern Africa. Simon is a member of the Secretary of State's Advisory Committee on Public-Private Partnerships, a Root Capital board member, an advisory committee member of the Initiative for Smallholder Finance, and a member of the Transformation Leaders Network of the World Economic Forum's New Vision for Agriculture. He holds a PhD in economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London and is currently a Senior Fellow of the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at the Harvard Kennedy School.


Our Team | TechnoServe - Business Solutions to Poverty

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Simon Winter

Senior Vice President, Development

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