Liz Diebold is a principal at the Skoll Foundation, where she manages a strategic investment portfolio in high performing social enterprises. She also leads collaborative funding engagements with Co-Impact, USAID, OPIC, and others. Liz has significant experience in the broad areas of investment and finance in developing markets and has held positions with USAID, World Economic Forum, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, OPIC, and as a development consultant.
Government partnerships hold tremendous potential for social entrepreneurs. Skoll Foundation's Liz Diebold details three concrete ways funders can support social entrepreneurs to facilitate these partnerships.