Edwin Macharia is a partner at Dalberg Advisors and Regional Director of Africa, based in Nairobi, Kenya. He advises developing countries’ governments, bilateral and multilateral donors, international organisations, foundations, non-governmental organisations, and corporations on a range of issues including strategy, operational efficiency, and program implementation.
Edwin joined Dalberg from the Clinton Foundation where he held multiple roles focused on rural communities. As Director of Agriculture, he led the Foundation’s thinking, operations, and partnership-building in the agriculture space for a US$100 million initiative focused on affecting holistic development at the grassroots. Before that, Edwin was Director of the Rural Initiative for the Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative, charged with developing and supporting execution of programs that extend HIV/AIDS care and treatment services to low-level heath facilities (health centres and dispensaries) across partner countries.
Prior to joining the Clinton Foundation, Edwin was at McKinsey & Company where he served clients in the financial services and pharmaceutical sectors. Edwin holds a degree in biology from Amherst College.