President and Chief Executive Officer
An agricultural economist with 40 years of experience in developing countries, Rupert Scofield co-founded FINCA in 1984 with John Hatch, and has served as its President and CEO since 1994.
Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Andrée Simon has more than 10 years of experience in economic development and inclusive financial services.
P. Dan Smith
Vice President & General Counsel
Dan Smith oversees FINCA’s legal operations worldwide. He joined FINCA after 15 years with the international law firm White & Case.
Chief Financial Officer
Roman manages FINCA’s global financial team and brings 28 years of financial experience in the United States and in various international markets including Singapore, Taiwan, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
Vice President & regional director for the Middle East & South Asia
Zar Wardak currently serves as Regional Director of the network’s newly formed Middle East/South Asia (MESA) region.
Vice President and Regional Director for Africa
Mike Gama-Lobo has more than a decade of management leadership with FINCA.
Vice President and Regional Director for Eurasia
Jeff Flowers has 15 years of senior-level experience managing microfinance institutions in the Eurasia region.
Vice President of Credit and Savings
Volker Renner has over 15 years of senior management experience in the microfinance industry.
Vice President of New Business Development
Soledad Gompf has over 30 years’ professional experience in administration, strategic planning, fundraising, grants management, budgeting and program design.
Vice President, Global Chief Auditor & Interim Chief Risk Officer
Jeff has over 35 years of experience in auditing, finance, accounting and implementing effective risk controls and compliance monitoring systems.
Vice President, Social Enterprise and Financial Innovation
Asad brings 24 years of banking and social enterprise experience to FINCA, as well as extensive connections in the social investment community.
Deputy Chief Financial Officer
Ronald Aizer has more than 20 years’ experience in financial management. Before coming to FINCA, Mr. Aizer worked for the American Red Cross as financial manager for three business units.
Director of TEMA (Transformation, Equity, Mergers & Acquisitions)
Chikako Kuno has 20 years’ experience working in emerging markets in Eastern Europe, the Commonwealth of Independent States and Latin America.
Deputy to the President & CEO
Allison Scuriatti manages the Executive Office, Corporate Governance, Corporate Communications and Policy functions for FINCA.