FORA.tv Speaker - Jacqueline Novogratz

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Biography

Jacqueline Novogratz is founder and CEO of Acumen Fund. Prior to starting Acumen, she worked at the Rockefeller Foundation, where she created and directed the Philanthropy Workshop and the Next Generation Leadership program.

Novogratz has also worked at the Joyce Mertz-Gilmore Foundation and has served as a consultant to UNICEF and the World Bank in various African countries. She helped found a micro-finance institution for women in Rwanda and began her career in international banking with Chase Manhattan Bank.

Novogratz holds an MBA from Stanford and a BA from the University of Virginia.

12 Programs

WIE Inspiration Day: Awards

09.19.11 | 00:19:01 min | 0 comments

New Solutions for Africa

09.19.11 | 00:56:30 min | 0 comments

Jacqueline Novogratz: Seeking Social Return on Investment

07.20.10 | 00:03:15 min | 8 comments

Acumen Fund Investor Gathering 2009 Welcome

11.20.09 | 00:12:45 min | 0 comments

A Global Investing Perspective: Where the World Is Going

11.19.09 | 00:31:44 min | 0 comments

State of the Union: Acumen Fund on the Verge

11.17.09 | 00:37:38 min | 0 comments

Acumen Fund: Key Takeaways & Closing

11.17.09 | 00:12:31 min | 0 comments

Jacqueline Novogratz: Murder, Philanthropy, Blue Sweaters

04.21.09 | 01:13:50 min | 2 comments

Jacqueline Novogratz - What Can I Do?

07.06.08 | 00:06:43 min | 0 comments

Empowering Half the World: Women's Economic Wellbeing

07.05.08 | 01:14:32 min | 1 comment

Confronting the Food Crisis: Strategies to End Hunger

07.05.08 | 01:16:09 min | 0 comments

Blending the Private and Social Sectors

04.11.07 | 01:21:28 min | 1 comment