Plenty of room for aid worker 'knowledge and networks' in private sector

As corporations make plans to expand their business to frontier markets, individuals with development experience find themselves in a unique position — to put their knowledge to use in a for-profit environment. Devex spoke with three professionals who made the leap from aid to the private sector to find out how they did it.

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  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers has worked as an Associate Editor and Southeast Asia Correspondent for Devex, with a particular focus on gender. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has reported from more than 20 countries.