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Michael Watt

Vice President, International Operations

Michael Watt is responsible for ensuring that programs, staff, and offices overseas are managed efficiently and in line with organizational strategies. He supervises the Senior Regional Directors for Africa, Asia and the Middle East, and Latin America, the Senior Director for Global Security, and the Senior Operations Advisor, and he oversees policies, procedures, and compliance related to international program budgets; office operations, structures and staffing; and staff safety and security.

He is a multi-lingual leader with 27 years of international development experience in Latin America, Africa, and Asia, including work experience in Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Honduras, Angola, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Russia.