Development organizations may be tempted to compete for overseas funding to grow their business. But winning work with foreign bilateral donors requires a long-term commitment, smart partnerships and the ability to adapt to a new client's demands.
Oliver joined Devex in late 2008 as an international development correspondent and researcher. He previously served as a microfinance fellow for Kiva in Kenya and Uganda. During his tenure, he worked with Kiva’s field partners to improve their operations and governance. Oliver holds a master's in business from the College of William & Mary.