Dave Levin

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Dave Levin is the Founder and Executive Director of Refugee Open Ware (ROW). He is a social entrepreneur and impact investor specializing in the use of advanced technology to help those who have lost everything. In addition to leading ROW, Dave also serves as the Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Hala Systems, Inc. 

Previously, he specialized in mobile banking and financial inclusion as a social entrepreneur in the Philippines with LeapFrog Investments and as a Fulbright Scholar in India. Dave was an Engagement Manager in the Financial Inclusion Practice of McKinsey, where he spent 4 years. He also served as strategist and speechwriter in the office of Secretary-General Kofi Annan on matters related to the intersection of business and human rights. Dave holds an MBA from the Wharton School, a Master’s in the philosophy of human rights and global justice from Cambridge University, and a BS/BA in Economics and International Studies (summa cum laude) from the Huntsman Program for International Studies & Business at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.