Alene McMahon is the president and chief executive officer of Crown Agents USA, an organization working for greater global prosperity. A private sector development practitioner, prior to joining Crown, she served for 16 years in project and corporate leadership positions at Chemonics International. Her career in international development began with Peace Corps service in Togo, and has seen her work in 17 countries across Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.
Devex World 2016 was billed as "the global development event of the year" and the agenda, venue and attendees spoke to Devex's ambitious design. Alene McMahon, president and CEO of Crown Agents USA, weighs in with five insights from the conference and implications for the future.
The World Bank-IMF spring meetings focused on global economic growth and the global community's aspirations in the SDGs. Now, they should focus on good growth. Crown Agents USA's Alene McMahon explains what this means and offer four ways to achieve it.