Kevin X. Murphy
President and Chief Executive Officer
J.E. Austin Associates (JAA)
MBA and MPA, Harvard and BSFS, Georgetown. CEO of J.E. Austin Associates since 1986, Chairman and Director, Partners for Sustainable Development since 2011. Board of Directors, The Competitiveness Institute 2008-2010. Supervised the implementation of over 600 projects in 120 countries. Introduced national competitiveness initiatives in 12 countries and to USAID. Worked directly with current and former heads of state on strategies for economic growth and poverty reduction. Co- Author, World Bank "Clusters for Competitiveness" and USAID Manual for Action in the Private Sector (MAPS).