SIFEM - Swiss Investment Fund for Emerging Markets

Kathryn Imboden
Member of the Investment Committee, since 2014

Kathryn Imboden is a Policy Advisor for the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP), a research and policy platform on financial inclusion housed at the World Bank. In this position, she currently focuses currently on the engagement of global standard-setting bodies in financial inclusion. Following nearly twenty years with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), where she led SDC’s macroeconomic and financial sector work, she held financial sector policy related positions at Women’s World Banking, United Nations Capital Development Fund, and the Aga Khan Foundation, before joining CGAP in 2007. She is also a member of the board of the Microfinance Investment Support Facility in Afghanistan.