Business Development Manager
Grace Folts is MEDA’s Business Development Manager, with over 15 years of professional and international experience in the private and non-profit sectors. She has extensive knowledge of inclusive development practices, program management and finance, rights-based approach and Results-based Management.
Throughout her career, Grace has experience with diverse organizations such as Global Affairs Canada (GAC), International Development Research Centre, African Development Bank, UK Aid, Irish Aid, and Foundations such as MasterCard Foundation, Robert Bosch Stiftung, and Johnson & Johnson Foundation, in various countries in Africa, Southeast Asia, and India.
Grace previously worked as a consultant to MEDA managing proposal development for GAC and the MasterCard Foundation. As a consultant, she also supported program management and partnership building. Prior to joining MEDA, Grace has worked as an Executive Officer and Program Manager as well as an Investment Reporting Analyst, Business Development Associate and Treasury Associate in the private sector.