The event was organized jointly with U.S.-Ukraine Business Council.
The Meeting was devoted to the presentation of the new opportunities that are available after OPIC transformation into the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC). Caleb McCarry provided insights on current DFC activities and outlined its interests for projects in Ukraine in the spheres of energy, healthcare, infrastructure, and technology.
About the DFC:
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) is America's development bank. DFC partners with the private sector to finance solutions to the most critical challenges facing the developing world today. DFC invests across sectors, including energy, healthcare, critical infrastructure, and technology projects. DFC also provides financing for small businesses and women entrepreneurs to create jobs on emerging markets. DFC investments adhere to high standards and respect the environment, human rights, and worker rights.
Counselor to the Chief Executive Officer, U.S. International Development Finance Corporation.
Caleb McCarry serves as Counselor to the Chief Executive Officer leading diplomatic and interagency outreach. Previously, Mr. McCarry served as a Senior Professional Staff Member to Chairman Bob Corker (R-TN) on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He was responsible for the Western Hemisphere, Europe, and human rights policy, including democracy promotion. Mr. McCarry served in President George W. Bush's second administration as the senior State Department official responsible for encouraging and planning for a democratic transition in Cuba. During the 1980s and 1990s, Mr. McCarry led USAID-funded missions in Central America. Caleb's other experience includes serving on the House Foreign Affairs Committee and at Creative Associates International.