Strategy and Operations Officer for the Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice at the World Bank Group, focusing on private sector development issues at a global and country level. Previously worked at a strategy consulting and venturing firm in London, and the European Commission in Brussels. Holds an MA in International Affairs from Columbia University, MA in Public Policy from Hertie School of Government, and a BA in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics from Oxford University.
International business development specialist currently working in the communications technology space. Previously managed logistics projects in New York and the United Kingdom. Former collegiate and professional athlete; education advocate. Valdas holds BA in International Relations from Boston University. Currently pursuing MA in International Commerce and Policy at George Mason University.
Associate Director at Our Global Communities. She has a decade experience in managing and consulting international and country level strategic project, preparing and implementing communication and engagement strategy for private and non-government sectors. Fulbright Scholar, Hubert H.Humphrey Fellow in Sustainability and Strategy at Michigan State University, also holds MA in Public Relations, BA in Economics, and BA in Business Communication from Vilnius University.
Lead Financial Sector Specialist in the World Bank. His career in international finance and development also includes technical, managerial, and senior leadership positions at the Bank of Lithuania, International Monetary Fund, Danske Bank, and Danske Pension Fund Management. Marius holds MBA degree in Finance from Marymount University and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.
Chair of the Board
Public policy manager with 10 years experience in managing and coordinating national strategic projects in the field of better environment for small business and attracting foreign investment. Consultant to Lithuanian fashion and garments industry, organizing events to promote Hudson Institute's Kleptocracy Initiative. Founder of DC Lithuanian Professionals' Club.