16 Oct David Ashiagbor
David heads the Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A) Partnership Secretariat. He has over 20 years of experience in the African financial sector. His broad knowledge covers thematics ranging from SME finance and capital markets to public-private partnerships and long-term finance. He previously managed the Commonwealth’s Private Investment Initiative (CPII), which raised US$800 million for investment in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and the Pacific. David has also worked for the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Agence Française de Développement. His current interests focus on unlocking domestic long-term capital for investment in Africa. David is a graduate of the London School of Economics and The Management School, Imperial College, London.