Daniella Ballou-Aares

Daniella Ballou-Aares
  • Senior Adviser for Development to the US Secretary of State
    US Department of State

BSc in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering, Cornell University; MPA, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard; MBA, Harvard Business School. Former: Consultant, Bain & Company, US, UK and South Africa; Regional Director, Americas, Dalberg Global Development Advisors, instrumental in building the organization from start-up to global firm and led the firm's North and South American offices. Advised leading foundations, international agencies, companies and NGOs on strategies to increase their impact on development. Currently, Senior Adviser for Development to the US Secretary of State. Member, Council on Foreign Relations. Fellow, International Rescue Committee, Liberia.