Darius Mans is president of Africare. He joined the organization in 2010, bringing with him more than 30 years of development experience. Prior to joining Africare, he served as acting CEO, vice president of implementation, and managing director for Africa at the Millennium Challenge Corp. He has also held various positions at the World Bank, including director of the World Bank Institute.
Africa’s young population has the potential to drive the world’s economy like China did in the last century. In a guest opinion for Devex, Africare President Dr. Darius Mans highlights Power Forward, a new initiative that uses basketball to engage African youth in partnership with the NBA and ExxonMobil.