Gargee Ghosh, director, Development Policy and Finance (DPAF), leads the foundation’s analysis on and engagement with the international development financing system. The team’s work spans aid policy, country financing and strategic partnerships with international financial institutions.
Prior to taking on this role in 2012, Gargee held senior positions at Google.org and in the international development practice of McKinsey & Company. She has also worked with the Center for Global Development. Gargee worked in the Global Health group of the Gates Foundation from 2005-2009 on innovative finance, helping to launch significant efforts in immunization financing and in impact investing.
Gargee holds graduate degrees in Economics for Development from the University of Oxford and in International Relations from Georgetown, and an undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Victoria in Canada.
In addition to her foundation responsibilities, Gargee is currently serving a two-year term on President Obama’s Global Development Council.