Location Flexible (San Francisco, CA or Denver, CO preferred ) | July 7, 2020
About MCE Social Capital
MCE Social Capital (MCE) is a nonprofit impact investing firm that uses a pioneering loan guarantee model to generate economic opportunities for millions of people, particularly women, in more than 35 countries throughout the developing world. MCE has experienced, dynamic, and passionate staff in San Francisco, Barcelona, Washington, D.C., Denver, and Philadelphia.
Since inception in 2006, MCE has disbursed over $200 million in loans to 129 microfinance and small businesses partners in over 45 countries, generating economic opportunity for more than 8.5 million people living in poverty.
MCE’s CEO role is an exceptional opportunity to build on MCE Social Capital’s strong foundation and track record, and to take its reputation, partnerships, portfolio growth, and impact to the next level.
Working with a dedicated team with their own deep expertise, the new CEO will provide leadership to manage daily operations and execute MCE’s strategy to meet the demand for MCE’s capital and increase MCE’s visibility as a leader in its field.
Since its first loan over 14 years ago, MCE has raised and deployed over $200 million, supporting economic opportunity for more than 8.5 million direct beneficiaries, benefiting mainly women living in underserved rural areas of developing countries. Joining an organization with a long history in impact investing, an innovative culture, and an extensive network of existing partners (guarantors, lenders, and investors), the CEO will be well-positioned to take MCE to the next level. S/he will need to develop new partnerships, lead MCE’s efforts to diversify and strengthen sources of funding, and provide both operational and strategic leadership: all targeted at serving MCE’s mission of empowering millions of people living in poverty. The CEO will report to the Board of Directors and will be responsible for overseeing a growing team of professionals. Currently, MCE is comprised of 17 team members including 4 direct reports, plus a network of advisors.
Koya Leadership Partners, part of Diversified Search Group, has been engaged by the MCE Social Capital to advise on this pivotal CEO leadership hire. Leading the search is Nicole Kamaleson, Managing Director of the Global Practice, Michelle R.S. Bonoan, Managing Director, West Coast. Supporting the search as strategic advisor is Michael Sarnoff, Managing Director, Financial Services Practice at Diversified Search.
If you have recommendations for suitable and potentially interested individuals and/or are personally interested in the role, please submit the appropriate information via our talent portal here.
Completed applications will include both a compelling cover letter (addressing motivation and suitability per the role specifications) and your CV/resume. Only completed applications will be presented to the client.
MCE Social Capital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
To view the Position Profile, click HERE.