FORA.tv Speaker - David Edelstein

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Biography

Over the past five years, David has lead the transformation of the Grameen Foundation into a global organization recognized for its innovative solutions to address some of the most persistent problems in developing countries. These solutions, enabled by mobile phones and other technologies and often incorporating financial services, have proven that market failures can be overcome by working directly with the poor to develop impactful and sustainable business models.

Previously, at Microsoft, David designed technology-enabled business models to deliver affordable technology products to people in emerging markets. At McKinsey & Company, he worked extensively in the telecommunications and consumer goods sectors, with a focus on creating business strategies tailored to the needs of consumers and businesses in developing countries.

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Lightning Presentations: Round 2

11.20.13 | 00:23:50 min | 0 comments