Principal Operations Officer, IFC

Andrew McCartney is the Head of IFC’s Financial Institution Group Advisory Services for South Asia based out of New Delhi. Previously he was the Lead Gender and SME Finance Specialist for IFC Advisory, responsible globally for the provision of technical assistance to IFC clients interested in developing and expanding their Women’s Markets Business. He has been instrumental in developing and refining IFC’s innovative advisory proposition and methodologies for Women’s Markets over the last several years, as well as developing a sizable internal team of experts that can be leveraged on projects around the world. In addition to his current managerial role, he also supports a portfolio of projects relating to Women’s Markets with leading IFC clients in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America. Andrew has over 24 years of experience in banking and management consulting in emerging markets, and holds a Master’s in Economics from Cambridge University.