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.
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.
Vice President and Chief Risk Officer
Masood Aziz comes to FINCA with over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry including banking, institutional investment management, risk oversight, governance and compliance.
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 and Regional Director for Africa
Mike Gama-Lobo has more than a decade of management leadership with FINCA.
Vice President and Deputy to the President and CEO
Sona Gandhi manages the Corporate Governance, Strategy and Planning, Corporate Communications, and Policy functions for FINCA.
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.
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.
Vice President of Human Resources
Jim Lemke has 30 years’ experience in human resources, and recently served as FINCA’s director of subsidiary human resource systems.
Dane Steven McGuire
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Throughout his career, Steve McGuire has focused on managing participation in professional markets both in developed and emerging markets.
Braulio L. Oliveira
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Braulio Oliveira has over 20 years’ experience in providing technology solutions for the financial services industry.
Interim Regional Director for Latin America
Stefan Queck has more than 20 years of senior management-level experience in the financial sector.
Vice President of Credit and Savings
Volker Renner has over 15 years of senior management experience in the microfinance industry.
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.
Deputy to the President & CEO
Allison Scuriatti manages the Executive Office, Corporate Governance, Corporate Communications and Policy functions for FINCA.
Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Andrée Simon has more than 10 years of experience in economic development and inclusive financial services.
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.