CARE USA, Access Africa
Christian leads CARE’s approach to financial inclusion, focusing on taking proven models like CARE’s Village Savings and Loans Associations to scale while driving new innovations in digital financial services that expand access to formal financial services for underserved communities across the continent. As a member of CARE’s Senior Leadership Team for Women’s Economic Empowerment, Christian also plays a key role in guiding the organization’s approach to gender transformative economic and financial inclusion. Over the course of his career, Christian has worked with and led teams across Africa, Asia and Latin America to improve economic, empowerment and food security outcomes for rural poor households. In addition to his role on the MCWG, Christian currently serves as Chair of the SEEP Network Board of Directors.