David joined Mulago in 2021 as a Senior Investment Principal to work with our Portfolio and Fellows.
Prior to Mulago, David spent a decade at One Acre Fund, first building the Tanzania program, and then as the Growth Countries Director for five new markets. He was also One Acre Fund’s Global Director of Learning, designing effective training and leadership courses to grow talent across the organization. David’s a certified Executive Leadership Coach as well.
He spent his childhood in Eastern and Southern Africa and returned to the U.S. to study Cultural Anthropology at Columbia University. He then went on to teach 2nd graders in the Mississippi Delta for a couple of years.
These days, David loves to play with his two kids, read behavioral economics books, or get outside and see California's spectacular views.