Thomas Downing

Chief Financial Officer

Thomas Downing joined us in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer. Tom served earlier as CFO of Liberia’s national seaports and its forestry authority, helping rebuild those institutions in the wake of protracted civil war. With the Palestinian National Authority, he designed and launched a municipal development bank. Tom brings a business perspective to the development field, gained as financial manager with a multi-national manufacturer. He has taught finance in graduate programs and served as a Fulbright Scholar at the University of the West Indies. He earned an MBA at Harvard Business School.