Erica is responsible for counselling US firms pursuing investments in emerging market countries, evaluating their financing proposals, and developing and structuring project opportunities across multiple industries.

Prior to joining OPIC, Erica worked at Marriott International evaluating domestic and international hotel opportunities. Before joining Marriott, she was a Vice President at Allied Capital Corporation and was responsible for structuring and negotiating mezzanine finance and private equity transactions across an array of industries. Erica has also worked at Duke Capital Partners providing mezzanine debt to energy companies and at Banc of America Securities as part of the energy and power mergers and acquisition team.

Erica has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Emory University, an MBA from Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business and a certificate in International Diplomacy from Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service.

Erica is a panellist at Africa Investment Exchange: Nairobi, on 3-4 October 2018.

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