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Senior Vice President, Developmen...

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Local Address: Washington DC, District of Columbia, United States
TechnoServe Inc
1120 19Th Street, NW, 8Th Floor
Washington Dc , District of Columbia 20036
United States

Company Description: TechnoServe is establishing industries in developing nations that can compete and thrive in a global free marketplace. We are successfully rebuilding sectors of...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Founding Executive Committee Member
    Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs
  • Board Member
    Root Capital
  • Board Member
    East African Leadership Initiative Foundation
  • Advisory Board Member
    Next Billion

Education

  • bachelor's degree , economics
    Bristol University
  • Ph.D. , development economics
    School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London
  • master's degree , development economics
    University of East Anglia
  • PhD , economics
    London University's School of Oriental and African Studies
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Web References
Our Team | Root Capital
www.rootcapital.org, 19 Jan 2015 [cached]
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.
TechnoServe
www.tns.org, 15 Mar 2006 [cached]
Simon Winter, Africa Vice President and Regional Director
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Simon WinterVice President and Regional Director, Africa
Our Team | TechnoServe
www.technoserve.org, 10 Mar 2014 [cached]
Simon Winter
Senior Vice President, Development
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 Director on the Board of Root Capital, a member of the German Marshall Fund's Advisory Board on Transformational Partnerships, 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.
Our Team | TechnoServe - Business Solutions to Poverty
www.technoserve.org, 19 Nov 2014 [cached]
Simon Winter
Senior Vice President, Development
Senior Staff | TechnoServe - Business Solutions to Poverty
www.tns.org, 18 Sept 2012 [cached]
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.
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