Senior Partnerships & Project Finance Officer, UNESCO ' Global Education Coalition
Senior officer at UNESCO, Erin has a 20-year track record creating strategic data-informed partnerships, developing alternative revenue streams, and innovative resource mobilization and project financing in the international development, media, and technology sectors. She is both a seasoned fundraising professional in both the private and public sectors and a qualified and rigorous financial controller having been responsible for $300+ million in investments, funding portfolios, and grant management. In UN roles, she has program level implementation experience in crisis contexts and has led teams in the US and Latin America to finance and build early-stage fintech and ecommerce companies. An experienced manager in both private and public organizations, Erin is responsible for diverse HQ and field operations teams, in addition to leading cross sectoral agile teams, including internal colleagues as well as coordinating agile external partner teams for joint collaboration and innovative financing projects. A thought leader for private sector collaboration in the development sector, Erin is an MBA graduate of INSEAD, where she researched financial models for digital content and media distribution.
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