Director of Social Enterprise Finance
Richard is an investment officer at the US International Development Finance Corporation where he has focused on expanding access to finance and supporting social enterprises around the globe. Prior to that, he’s held roles focused on emerging market private equity, international development consulting and impact investing. He has an MA from the University of St. Andrews and an MBA from the George Washington University. Having seen firsthand the work of Oikocredit International’s clients around the globe, and the positive impact they generate, he was motivated to join the Oikocredit US Board in order to support its work and create more opportunity for retail investors to align their money with their values. Richard lives outside Washington DC with his partner Michelle and miniature dachshund Violet – they just welcomed their first child in June.