Shari Berenbach

Shari Berenbach
  • President and Chief Executive Officer, United States African Development Foundation (USADF), USA

BSc in Political Science, University of California, Berkeley; MA in Latin American Studies, UCLA; MBA in Finance, Columbia Business School. Thirty-year career spans from microfinance to international banking. Formerly: international development work included in-country programming in more than two dozen countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America; Investment Officer, IFC; held private sector positions at Solomon Brothers, Citigroup and start-up telecommunications firm, Radio Movil Digital; spent more than a decade as President and CEO, Calvert Foundation, a $300 million non-profit financial intermediary mobilizing capital from social investors to meet critical financing needs in communities. Currently, President and CEO, U.S. African Development Foundation. Member: Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee, Financial Accounting Standards Board; Board, Calvert Foundation.