Yaw is based in Omidyar Network’s London office, where he works with the firm’s Financial Inclusion initiative focusing on investments across Africa.
Before joining Omidyar Network, Yaw was a valuations manager at Ernst & Young where he advised financial services firms and central banks on transactions, restructuring, and recapitalizations across Europe.
Prior to this, he worked with the global mergers & acquisitions execution team responsible for the inorganic growth of Barclays’ global cards business. He also advised the company on the structuring and pricing of joint ventures and commercial partnerships.
Yaw has a B.A. in Economics from Yale University. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst and member of the CFA Society of the UK (CFA UK).