David Browning

Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives

David Browning leads TechnoServe's corporate partnerships, collaborating with multinational corporations to identify solutions to poverty in the places where they work. He also heads TechnoServe's global coffee practice.

David previously led TechnoServe's Coffee Initiative and served as Regional Director for Latin America. Prior to joining TechnoServe, he worked for McKinsey & Company as a management consultant. Browning also has held a range of managerial positions in the manufacturing, petroleum and retail industries. He holds an M.B.A. from Yale University, as well as a bachelor’s degree in marketing and a master’s degree in advanced finance from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.

“I’m passionate about the potential for business knowledge and skills to have a profound impact on global poverty via wealth creation and increased incomes for the world's poor. I see tremendous potential to leverage the scale and reach of multinational corporations in ways that create value for disadvantaged populations, as well as the corporations and their stakeholders.”