Timothy Nourse, President, Making Cents International
Timothy Nourse has been working to improve the financial inclusion of youth, women, farmers and vulnerable populations for over 18 years. Tim began his career as a technical advisor, building the capacity of emerging microfinance institutions in Africa, Eastern Europe and the Middle East. He then turned to managing broader financial and market inclusion activities in Palestine, Afghanistan and other conflict affected areas as Chief of Party and Project Director.
Most recently, he has focused his efforts on youth and women, helping to integrate them into large-scale financial services and agricultural competitiveness programs and leading knowledge management activities that develop industry knowledge and best practices. Currently Tim serves as the President of Making Cents International, managing overall operations, implementing the company-wide strategic plan, and serving as Technical Director for Making Cents’ youth development, capacity building and financial services portfolio.