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Monday, February 15, 2016

ICGFM March 2, 2016 DC Forum Lucheon - Engaging the Private Sector in Development

Engaging the Private Sector in Development

International Consortium On Governmental Financial Management (ICGFM)

DC Forum Luncheon
March 2, 2016, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Our Speaker:
Jason Bauer
Director, Finance, Investment & Trade
Millennium Challenge Corporation

  • Hear about the role of the private sector in contributing to economic growth and poverty reduction in emerging markets.
  • Learn how processes are created to identify and engage businesses in programs, develop and implement frameworks to analyze economic sectors.
  • Discover how projects are designed that effectively incorporate private sector led solutions to development challenges.

Our Speaker:  Mr. Jason Bauer is a Director in the Finance, Investment and Trade team which seeks to catalyze private investment through strengthening the environment for private enterprise.  Prior to this role, Mr. Bauer established the Private Sector Initiatives team which was charged with creating innovative mechanisms to leverage MCC investments.  Mr. Bauer was an associate with OTF Group, where he worked with private and public sector leaders on a range of strategy issues.  Mr. Bauer worked at a financial institution performing financial and strategic analysis in the energy, telecommunications and agribusiness sectors.  At the World Bank, Mr. Bauer worked on a micro-credit and SME project.  He was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Benin.  Jason holds a Masters in Sustainability Leadership from Cambridge University; an MBA from Cornell University and; a BA in Economics and Political Science from the University of North Carolina.

Location:  Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
1779 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20036

Time:  12:00-1:30pm

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