Founder, President and CEO; Fundación Capital
Yves Moury is the Founder, President, and CEO of Fundación Capital, a nonprofit social enterprise working to improve the financial lives of people living in poverty around the world, partnering with governments and the private sector to design and deliver solutions that increase economic prospects for millions. He has received international accolades for his work as a social entrepreneur, and was named Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Ashoka Senior Fellow, and also recognized by the Skoll Foundation. He has spent many years working on the ground with low-income families throughout Africa and Latin America, and applies a wealth of expertise in finance, banking, development economics, anthropology and sociology in his work. He is a trained economist and management engineer from the University of Louvain in Belgium, and prior to starting Fundación Capital, he worked for many years as the Director of a regulated rural bank in Peru that serves low-income clients.