Ira W Lieberman, PhD


Ira is President and CEO of LIPAM International, Inc. a firm which advises governments, not-for-profit and for profit institutions in the developing and transition economies. Previously, Ira worked for the World Bank where he started the Consultative Group to Assist the Poorest (CGAP) Secretariat which serves de-facto as the world secretariat for microfinance and represents some 30 bilateral donors, regional development agencies, UN agencies and foundations with respect to "good" practice in microfinance.  Ira Has an MBA from Columbia University and a D.Phil from Oxford University.